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Two men arrested after three stabbed in north Belfast

Two men, aged in their 20s, have been arrested after an incident in which three men were stabbed in Belfast.

PSNI later confirmed one of the men has since been released on bail pending further police enquiries.

The other man remains in police custody.

On Saturday a 20-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

She was subsequently bailed pending further investigation.

At 12.45am on Saturday morning police were called to a disturbance at a property in the York Park area of north Belfast.

On arrival they found a man in his 20s who had suffered stab wounds to his head.

Detective Inspector Thornton said: "Two other men with knife injuries were located a quarter of a mile away, near retail premises on the Shore Road. They are both aged in their 20s.

"One man underwent surgery in hospital for abdominal injuries and the other suffered a head injury and stab wounds to his neck. All three men are now in a stable condition in hospital.

"We would like to hear from anyone who was in the York Park area between 12.15am and 1.15am this morning and saw anything that could help us with our investigation. Please contact detectives at Musgrave on the non-emergency number 101.

"Alternatively, information can also be provided anonymously to the independent charity, Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."

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