Police launch investigation into Matlock stabbing

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man has been stabbed in Matlock.

Monday, 17th November 2014, 2:54 pm

The attack happened today, Monday, November 17, at 2.15pm, and involved a 26-year-old victim who was walking on the Hurst Farm Estate in the area of Lumsdale Crescent and Hazel Grove when he was approached by two men.

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One of the men stabbed him in the chest and the victim has been taken to hospital for treatment.

Police are appealing to anyone that was in the area at the time to contact them on 101 quoting incident number 396 of 17 November,with any information.

To report crime anonymously call Crimestopppers on 0800 555 111.