Northampton

Traffic warden attacked with knife in Northamptonshire

A traffic warden has been attacked by a man brandishing a knife in Northamptonshire.

The warden was in St Michaels Road, Northampton, on Saturday afternoon when he was approached by a man from behind.

He was then stabbed with what is believed to be a craft knife before managing to escape.

The attacker is described as Asian, in his early 30s, 5ft 10in (1.7m) of stocky build and was wearing a black t-shirt and jogging bottoms.

The traffic warden is not thought to be seriously hurt.