Humberside

Scunthorpe knife attack victim in hospital

A 33-year-old man is in a stable condition in hospital after being attacked in Scunthorpe on New Year's Day.

Humberside Police said the man and his 35-year-old brother were assaulted by two males in an alley off Spencer Avenue.

The victim suffered knife wounds in the attack.

He was treated at the scene before being taken to Scunthorpe General Hospital.

His brother suffered a broken nose and a large wound on the back of his head after being punched and falling to the ground. He was also taken to hospital for treatment.

Anyone with information should contact police.

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