Arrest made after man stabbed in the back

The stabbing was reported to have happened in Ship Wharf, Colchester Picture: GOOGLE

The stabbing was reported to have happened in Ship Wharf, Colchester Picture: GOOGLE - Credit: Google

A man has been arrested after an alleged stabbing in Colchester.

Essex Police officers were called to reports of a man injured in Ship Wharf, near the River Colne, at around 12.45pm yesterday.

He was taken to hospital for treatment to a stab wound in his back.

Police confirmed this morning that a man had been arrested in connection with the incident.

A 40 year-old man was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent and is currently in custody.


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