Manchester

Eight held after stabbing attack in Manchester

Eight men have been arrested after a man was stabbed in Manchester City Centre.

Police were called to the Canal Street area around 0230 following reports of a fight.

When they arrived they found a 19-year-old man with stab wounds to his back and arm.

The man is being treated in hospital where his condition is described as serious, but not life threatening. Eight men are being questioned.

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