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Thornaby man, 60, stabbed in attempted robbery

Allensway, Thornaby Image copyright Google
Image caption The attempted robbery happened on Allensway at about 16:00 GMT

A man was stabbed during an attempted robbery at a financial services firm on Teesside.

The 60-year-old suffered a stomach wound and leg and wrist injuries in the attack at Metcalfe Kime and Co. in Thornaby on Friday.

Three men, aged 20, 22 and 23, have been arrested on suspicion of robbery and released on bail.

Detectives appealed for witnesses on Allensway at the time and say two men ran away having abandoned a motorbike.

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