Teen stabbed in stomach in Anfield

A teenager was left critically ill after being stabbed in the stomach in Liverpool.

The 19-year-old man was attacked in Clifton Road, Anfield, at about 18:30 GMT on Sunday.

He was taken to hospital where he remains in a critical but stable condition, a police spokesman said.

Acting Det Insp Mark Baker said: "This was a particularly nasty incident that has left a young man fighting for his life."

He added: "We are keen to speak to those who may have seen anyone acting suspiciously in the area around this time and in particular if they saw a car being driven at high speed.

"All information will be treated in confidence."

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