Attempted murder latest: Boy, 14, and man discharged after double stabbing in Coventry - The Coventry Observer

13th Aug, 2022

Attempted murder latest: Boy, 14, and man discharged after double stabbing in Coventry

A BOY, 14, and a man have been discharged from hospital after a double stabbing in Coventry – while an attempted murder probe has been launched.

A West Midlands Police spokesperson said: “A 20-year-old Coventry man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after two males suffered stab wounds in Craners Road, Hillfields, around 9pm on Saturday, July 6.

“A teenager, aged 14, and a 20-year-old man were taken to hospital by a member of the public where they were treated for superficial knife wounds and discharged.

“Officers are examining CCTV and speaking to witnesses. Anyone with information should contact police via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk between 8am and midnight or call anytime on 101.”

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