Arrest made in Ribbleton stabbing investigation

Posted on - 16th August, 2017 - 9:44am | Author - | Posted in - Brookfield, Crime, Preston News, Ribbleton
Garsdale Road where the man was found Pic: Google
Garsdale Road where the man was found Pic: Google

Police investigating a stabbing in Ribbleton have made an arrest.


After a 27-year-old man was found with a stab wound to his abdomen in the early hours of Sunday (13 August) morning.

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Preston Police say a 26-year-old man from Preston was arrested on suspicion of assault.

He has been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses in relation to the attack in Garsdale Road, Brookfield.


It took place around 2.30am on the Sunday.

Anyone with information can contact Lancashire Police on 101 quoting log 0204 of August 13th.

Alternatively the independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at

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