Update: Two men arrested following attempted murder, Rutland Street

NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE

25 Apr 2021

Two men are now in custody following a stabbing on Rutland Street Grimsby.

A 39-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and assaulting a police officer and a second 39-year-old man has now been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a stabbing on Rutland Street, Grimsby.

We were called at 6:40pm, yesterday (Saturday 24 April) to Rutland Street in Grimsby. A 33-year-old man (not 36 as previously published) was found with serious, life threatening wounds to his head, he was taken to hospital by ambulance where he remains in a critical condition.

Officers in the area are conducting enquiries whilst the 39-year-old men remain in our custody.

This is an isolated incident between individuals known to each other with no wider risk to members of the public.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time, who may have witnessed the assault or have any information that can help with their enquiries.