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Police seek witnesses after men are stabbed in Londonderry

By Donna Deeney

Published 08/07/2015

Injuries sustained by two men following a stabbing in the Waterside area on Monday are not life-threatening
Injuries sustained by two men following a stabbing in the Waterside area on Monday are not life-threatening

Police in Londonderry are seeking witnesses after two men were stabbed in the Waterside area of the city on Monday evening.

Both men sustained knife wounds during the attack, although none of their injuries were life-threatening.

Police were called to Termon Street shortly after 8.30pm and found one man, aged 25, with knife wounds to his hand, while the other man, aged 37, had suffered cuts to his neck.

Two people were later arrested, a man aged 30 on suspicion of causing grevious bodily harm, and a woman aged 23 who was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.

The pair have been released pending further enquiries.

Detectives who are investigating the assaults have asked for anyone who saw the incident to contact them.

Information can be given on the police non-emergency number, 101, or by calling the Crimestoppers Charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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