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Man stabbed in lung during gang attack

A man was stabbed today during a gang attack.

The 23-year-old victim sustained a puncture wound to his lung and injuries to his arm in the incident outside a house in Cookstown, Tyrone.

He had been assaulted by three to four people inside the property at Drum Road at around 2am and the altercation continued outside on the street.

He was treated in hospital but has since been discharged

Police investigating the attack have recovered a knife and appealed for witnesses to come forward.

Belfast Telegraph