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Student stabbed in Norwich fight due to be released from hospital

PUBLISHED: 09:34 24 December 2019

Police were called to Bluebell Road after reports that a man had been stabbed. Photo: Dan Grimmer

Police were called to Bluebell Road after reports that a man had been stabbed. Photo: Dan Grimmer

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A student stabbed in Norwich is still in hospital but due to be discharged soon, it has emerged.

Police were called to Bluebell Road following reports a number of people were involved in a fight during which a man in his 20s was stabbed in the stomach.

The man, who is a student at the University of East Anglia (UEA), suffered serious abdominal injuries in the incident which happened just before 3am on Wednesday, December 11.

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A spokesman for Norfolk Police said the man is still in hospital but is "due to be discharged soon".

Three people arrested on suspicion of assault GBH were questioned by detectives; a 20-year-old man has been released on bail until January 5 while a 19-year-old man and 20-year-old woman have been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

All three suspects are from the UEA.

Information to Norwich CID on 101.


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