Man arrested after armed police deployed to Chesterfield stabbing

The incident occurred last night
The incident occurred last night

Armed police were deployed to Chesterfield last night after a stabbing.

Derbyshire Armed Response Unit posted on Twitter: "Night started with a firearms job in Chesterfield following a stabbing - male detained but became violent on arrest.

"Assisted by @DerbysDogPolice PD Zane and his human.

"Spit hood required as subject was gobbing at out staff. Absolutely vile behaviour. Great kit to protect us."

Police release further details about Chesterfield stabbing

A Derbyshire police spokesperson said: "We were called to reports of a stabbing inside an address in Chestefield, yesterday evening.

“On attending, officers were spat at by a man who was later arrested in connection with the incident.”

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