Huyton gang stab man's backside and hand

A teenager has been stabbed by a group of men in a Merseyside street.

The 18-year-old suffered wounds to his hand and backside in the attack in Lyme Grove, Huyton at about 0410 BST on Thursday, police said.

Officers believe a group of men confronted him and attacked him, before fleeing in a silver car.

The victim called a taxi which took him to hospital and staff there alerted Merseyside Police, a spokesman for the force said.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact police.

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