Pictures as forensic police teams investigate scene of 'stabbing' in north Derbyshire

A police cordon is in place and forensic police officers are at the scene of a suspected ‘stabbing’ in north Derbyshire.

Tuesday, 30th March 2021, 10:40 am
The scene of a serious assualt on Westthorpe Road in Killamarsh.

Derbyshire police were called to Westthorpe Road, Killamarsh, at about 10pm last night after reports of a disturbance at a house.

A man was then found injured near the junction of Westthorpe Road and Upperthorpe Road and was treated by paramedics, before being taken to hospital.

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The scene of a serious assualt on Westthorpe Road in Killamarsh.

Several properties in the area have also been placed behind a police cordon.

Killamarsh residents have expressed their shock this morning.

Posting on the Killamarsh Voice Facebook group, Sally Nicholls said: “Oh my word my condolences to the family.”

Other residents on the group asked if the person who had been ‘stabbed’ was ok.

The scene of a serious assualt on Westthorpe Road in Killamarsh.

Derbyshire police said there was no update at this stage and investigations were continuing.