Teenager is stabbed in Strabane

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An 18-year-old man has been taken to hospital after he was stabbed in Strabane, County Tyrone on Thursday evening.

The man was walking on the Melmount Road area just before midnight when he was attacked.

Police say an unknown male stabbed the victim causing puncture wounds. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

The unknown man then made off in the direction of Sion Mills.