Police appeal for witnesses after man wounded in stabbing

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Surrey Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was hurt in a stabbing in Redhill at lunchtime on Wednesday (29 August 2018).

Officers were called to Colman Way, and the adjoining alleyway that connects with Dennis Close, just before 1pm, following reports of a stabbing.

The police said yesterday:

“Upon arrival officers discovered a 32-year-old man with a wound in his thigh. He was taken to hospital by South East Coast Ambulance Service, he was not deemed to have suffered serious injuries.

We now need the public’s help to identify a man we’d like to speak to in connection with the incident. He is described as a black man and was wearing a black jacket.”

Detective Constable Elliott Abdo, from the Reigate CID said:

“We would like to reassure the public that we believe this to be an isolated incident with no wider threat to anyone else.

As part of our investigation we are keen to speak to anyone who may have heard or seen the incident on Colman Way.

No matter how small, any information could help our investigation.”

Anyone with information is asked to call Surrey Police on 101 quoting PR/45180092604.

Alternatively Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.



Surrey Police


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