Man hurt in knife attack in Northamptonshire


A man has been taken to hospital after being attacked with a knife in a wooded area in Corby.

The 28-year-old was attacked yesterday (Wednesday) in the area near Studfall Avenue and Cottingham Road some time between 3.30pm and 4pm.

His wounds were not fatal but needed hospital treatment.

Police are appealing for information about the attacker, who has been described as being in his mid-20s, wearing a grey tracksuit and riding a mountain bike.

Witnesses, or anyone who knows anything about this incident, should call Northamptonshire Police on 101.

Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.