Fight at Wigan shopping precinct ends with woman being stabbed in leg

A woman was taken to hospital after being stabbed in the leg at Scholes precinct last weekend.

Friday, 9th April 2021, 9:14 am
Updated Friday, 9th April 2021, 1:26 pm

Police were called to Scholes precinct shortly after 7pm last Sunday, April 4. They were called by paramedics who had attended a fight, and found that a 45-year-old woman had suffered stab wounds to her leg during the incident.

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She was taken to hospital for treatment on her injuries, which were not thought to be critical.

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A woman was taken to hospital after being stabbed in the leg

It is unclear whether any arrests were made.

A spokesperson for GMP said: "At around 7.15pm on Sunday 4 April 2021, police were called by NWAS with a report that a woman had been stabbed in the Scholes Precinct area of Wigan following a fight.

"Officers arrived and a 45-year-old woman was found to have stab wounds to her leg and was later taken to hospital with injuries not believed to be critical and has since been discharged."

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