Breaking news: Suspected knife attack

The scene in Chestnut Avenue earlier today. Photo: SG101212-137
The scene in Chestnut Avenue earlier today. Photo: SG101212-137

Monday 12.45pm: A man of 22 is in hospital following a suspected knife attack in Spalding’s Chestnut Avenue yesterday teatime.

Emergency services were called at around 6pm following an incident in the street.

The scene after Sunday's incident.

The scene after Sunday's incident.

Police described the man’s injuries as serious but not life-threatening.

Spalding police inspector Jim Tyner said a man has been arrested and released on bail pending further inquiries.

Officers sealed off Chestnut Avenue while forensic examinations were carried out. The road re-opened at about midday today.