Stabbing investigation in Shropshire village

A 29-year-old is in hospital with serious stab wounds after an incident in a Shropshire village.

The man was found in Aldersey Lane in Prees near Whitchurch at about 05:45 BST on Sunday with wounds to his chest and lower abdomen.

Detectives are trying to work out what happened.

Det Insp Sarah Wagstaff from West Mercia Police said: "The victim suffered serious injuries and we will be interviewing him in due course."

The man is being treated at the University Hospital of North Staffordshire.

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