Man stabbed in Dereham this morning

Police at the scene in Dereham.

Police at the scene in Dereham. - Credit: Archant

Armed officers were called to Dereham on Monday morning after a man was stabbed in the hand.

Another man has been arrested in connection with the attack after police were called to The Maltings at 6.45am to reports a man had been injured with a knife.

A man in his late 50s was arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and has been taken to Wymondham Police Investigation Centre where he will be questioned.

The victim, a man in his late 20s, suffered a serious hand injury but his injuries are not life threatening. He has been taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital for treatment.

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