POLICE are investigating an assault in the garden of a house in Somercotes.
The ambulance service contacted police just after 10pm, Sunday, August 14, to report that paramedics had been called to a stabbing in Nottingham Road.
A Derbyshire Constabulary spokesman said: “They found a 19-year-old man with a stab wound to his back and four to his legs.
“He was taken to King’s Mill Hospital. at Sutton-in-Ashfield, for treatment and was later released.”
Officers are trying to trace the offender. The house remained cordoned off this morning while forensic examinations take place.
Anyone with information should call police on 0345 123 3333 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.