Teenager Stabbed in Dunmow

4 August 2015, 05:21 | Updated: 4 August 2015, 07:04

Police in Dunmow are appealing for witnesses after an 18-year-old was stabbed in the back.

It happened at around 5pm on Friday, July 31 in Upper Mill Fields.

The victim was assaulted by a man following an earlier altercation near Dominos. He sustained a puncture wound to his back which required hospital treatment.

A 20-year-old man from Dunmow was arrested nearby shortly before 8pm in connection with the incident.

He has been released on police bail to report back on August 26.