Police appeal for witnesses after city stabbing


Police in Plymouth are appealing for witnesses after an incident in the Prince Rock area yesterday (3rd December)

The incident, in which a man was stabbed, is thought to have occurred in and around the Laira Bridge Road area of Prince Rock at approximately 5:30pm.

Police are appealing for witnesses to any incident seen between a man wearing a white hooded top and a woman wearing a dark coloured jacket.

A 31 year old local woman was arrested in connection with the incident and she remains in custody at Charles Cross police station.

The officer in case, Detective Constable  Riley from Charles Cross Police Station stated “This is a domestic related incident where a male remains in hospital with a serious stab wound, this was a busy time of day with significant amount  commuters leaving the city centre”

Anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed the incident or has any information regarding it is asked to contact police on 101 quoting crime ref CR/83388/15 or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or online at www.Crimestoppers-uk.org


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