Clacton: Man stabbed in torso

A MAN is recovering in hospital after being stabbed in his side.

Police were called to Langham Drive on Tuesday at 4.50pm.

A man in his 20s had been stabbed in his torso and on his right hand. He was taken to Colchester General Hospital where he is in a stable condition.

Police are currently investigating the incident and say they believe they know who is responsible.

This is the latest in a series of stabbings which have occurred the seaside town in the last year and follows the fatal shooting of off-duty police officer Ian Dibell.

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