Man stabbed by gang in Wellingborough street attack

The incident took place on Saturday morning

Monday, 20th June 2022, 9:52 am

A Wellingborough man was taken to hospital after being stabbed by a gang on the Queensway estate on Saturday, June 18.

The man in his 30s was stabbed in Masefield Close by the group who then ‘made off’

He was taken to hospital but his injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

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Masefield Close

A Northants Police spokesman said: “The incident took place on June 18 between midnight and 1.30am when a man in his 30s was stabbed by a group in Masefield Close who then made off.

"He was taken to hospital but his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

"Anyone with any information should contact us using the reference number 22000348584.”

In May, Northamptonshire Police’s Chief Constable, Nick Adderley, outlined his ‘Matters of Priority’, promising to ‘double down’ on the most serious criminality. Drugs harm, serious organised crime, violence against women and girls, and serious violence are all being targeted.