Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Basingstoke underpass stabbing suspects arrested

Two men have been arrested after a double-stabbing in an underpass in Basingstoke.

Police said it was believed the men were injured during a fight close to Basingstoke Leisure Centre at about 18:30 BST on Thursday.

The men, both in their late 30s, are being treated in hospital. One of them is described as being in a serious condition.

A cordon was put in place overnight while investigators examined the scene.

Police have appealed for anyone who may have witnessed the attack to come forward.

The suspects have been detained on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent.

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