Man stabbed in the stomach while walking across Northampton Racecourse

An attacker stabbed a passer-by in the stomach as he walked through the Racecourse in Northampton.

Thursday, 15th June 2017, 6:29 pm
Updated Wednesday, 21st June 2017, 3:21 pm
A man has been stabbed while walking across Northampton Racecourse.

Sometime between 2.15am and 2.30am on Saturday, June 10, a man walking across the Racecourse was approached by a man and a woman.

The man became abusive, stabbed him once in the stomach before walking away in a different direction to the woman.

The victim made his way to Kingsley Park Terrace where he received treatment from an ambulance.

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A spokeswoman for Northamptonshire Police said today: "The man is described as white, 5ft 5in, very slim, clean shaven and in his late teens or early 20s.

"He had short fair hair and was wearing a blue baseball cap. The woman was described as dual heritage, in her 20s, slim and around 5ft 10in.

"She had long black curly hair and was wearing a black jacket with a pink shirt underneath, and blue jeans."

Witnesses can contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.