Shropshire

Man stabbed and two injured in Telford armed street fight

Bank Way, Ketley Bank, Image copyright Google
Image caption Police were called to reports of "males fighting in the street with weapons"

A man has been stabbed and two others suffered back, head and face injuries following a fight in Telford.

West Mercia Police said it was called to Bank Way, Ketley Bank, over reports of "males fighting in the street with weapons" at about 20:00 BST on Friday.

A man in his 20s was taken to hospital with a stab wound and arm injuries, while a man in his 40s suffered back and head injuries.

A third sustained facial injuries, the force said.

The men's injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Insp Billy Scott said: "I realise this incident is concerning for the local community but we would like to reassure them we are conducting a thorough investigation into what happened.

"The incident took place in the early part of the evening so we believe a number of people would have been in the area and we would be keen to speak to them."

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