Teenager stabbed by masked gang in Corby

Police have arrested a man
Police have arrested a man

A teenager was hit and stabbed during an attack by a masked gang on the Danesholme estate in Corby yesterday (Tuesday).

The 18-year-old was confronted by a group of people, who all had their faces covered, as he was walking in the area of Copenhagen Road and Boden Close.

A spokesman for Northants Police said: “He suffered injuries to his hand after being hit with a baton-type weapon, and a stab wound to his leg.”

The incident happened sometime between 7pm and 10pm and officers are asking anyone who witnessed the incident or saw anyone acting suspiciously to get in touch.

Anyone with information can call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.