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Forensic experts at the scene where a man was stabbed in the Ballywalter Gardens area of Bangor. Photo-Jonathan Porter/Presseye.

Forensic experts at the scene where a man was stabbed in the Ballywalter Gardens area of Bangor. Photo-Jonathan Porter/Presseye.

Police at the scene where a man was stabbed in the Ballywalter Gardens area of Bangor. Photo-Jonathan Porter/Presseye.

Police at the scene where a man was stabbed in the Ballywalter Gardens area of Bangor. Photo-Jonathan Porter/Presseye.

A man is in hospital following a stabbing

A man is in hospital following a stabbing

Forensic experts at the scene where a man was stabbed in the Ballywalter Gardens area of Bangor. Photo-Jonathan Porter/Presseye.

A man in his 20s is in a stable condition in hospital after being stabbed in Co Down.

Police said a gang of men forced their way into a house in the Ballywalter Gardens area of Bangor and stabbed the man several times.

The attack happened at about 4.20am on Sunday.

"Detectives are appealing for anyone who noticed any suspicious activity in the area or who has any information to contact them at CID in Bangor," said a Police Service of Northern Ireland spokesman.