Two Men Stabbed In Poole

9 October 2017, 07:26

Police officer

Two men have been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a double stabbing in Poole.

One of them is fighting for his life after it happened in Strete Close at around two this morning.

A cordon's been set up while investigations are carried out and so far no one's been arrested.

Detective Inspector Andy Roberts, of Bournemouth CID, said: "This was a very serious incident and an extensive investigation is now underway.

"The public will see a large police presence in the area. We are conducting house-to-house enquiries and are examining the scene thoroughly to establish what happened and to apprehend the offenders. Local officers are also patrolling in the area to offer reassurance.

"I am appealing for any witnesses to the assault and anyone with information about those responsible to come forward and contact police urgently."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting incident number 9:32.