17th Sep, 2021

Two taken to hospital after double stabbing in Coventry

TWO men were taken to hospital in the early hours of yesterday morning after a double stabbing in Coventry.

Police have launched an investigation after the disorder on Far Gosford Street around 1.30am.

A 21-year-old man was found at the scene with stab wounds and taken to hospital where he remains in a serious condition.

Another 21-year-old man was also taken to hospital with a leg injury which is not thought to be serious.

Although the investigation is in its early stages, police believe it was a targeted attack. Officers have stepped up in the area to reassure local people as the probe continues.

Anyone with information about what happened should message officers on Live Chat at www.west-midlands.police.uk.

Alternatively, call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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