Kirkby-in-Ashfield blade attack man found in street

A man is in hospital after being found in a Nottinghamshire street with injuries caused by a "large bladed weapon", police have said.

Officers found the 30-year-old at the junction of Diamond Avenue and Derby Road in Kirkby-in-Ashfield at about 0330 GMT.

He was taken to King's Mill Hospital with injuries to his arm.

Detectives believe the man was attacked at a nearby address, where they discovered a cannabis growing facility.

Anyone with information about the attack is asked to contact police.

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