Man, 31, arrested in connection with stabbing in Wigan

Police were called to Victoria Road, Platt Bridge, on Thursday morning (May 6).

Friday, 7th May 2021, 10:06 am

A 31-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a stabbing in Wigan and remains in custody for questioning.

Police were called to Victoria Road, Platt Bridge at around 5.25am on Thursday (May 6).

A man in his 40s was taken to hospital where he remains after surgery, Greater Manchester Police (GMP) said.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact Wigan CID on 0161 856 7251 or 101, quoting incident number 416 of 05/05/2021.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or make a report through https://www.gmp.police.uk.

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