Man loses fingertip after being chased and stabbed in the hand in Northampton

A member of the public witnessed the victim being chased by another man.

By Megan Hillery
Thursday, 25th February 2021, 4:37 pm

A 19-year-old man was arrested following a chase that led to a man being stabbed in the hand in Brunswick Place, Northampton.

The incident took place on Thursday (February 18) at around 11pm when a member of the public witnessed a man being chased by another man.

One of the men was stabbed in the hand, which caused severe injuries including a laceration to the palm and the loss of a fingertip.

A man was arrested in connection with a stabbing in Northampton.

A 19-year-old man was arrested at the scene and has since been released on police bail, pending further enquiries.

A spokesperson for Northamptonshire Police said: "Witnesses or anyone with information should call Northamptonshire Police on 101, quoting incident number: 21000098574."