Man in hospital with serious injuries after stabbing in Wigan

Emergency services attended the shocking early-morning incident in Platt Bridge.

Thursday, 6th May 2021, 5:57 pm
Updated Thursday, 6th May 2021, 5:58 pm

Police were called to an address on Victoria Road after an incident at around 5am on Thursday.

A man in his 40s was taken to hospital.

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Police are investigating a stabbing in Platt Bridge

A Greater Manchester Police (GMP) spokesperson said: "At around 5.26am this morning (May 6, 2021) police were called to a report of a stabbing on Victoria Road, Platt Bridge.

"Officers attended and a man in his 40s was taken to hospital with what are believed to be serious injuries.

"No arrests have been made at this time and enquiries are ongoing."

Anyone with information about this incident can contact police on 101 or ring independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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