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Arrest after man stabbed in east Belfast

Police have appealed for witnesses
Maeve Connolly

A 26-year-old man has been arrested after another man suffered stab wounds in east Belfast.

The injured man is in his twenties and his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

Police said officers were called to a fight between two men in Grovefield Street in the Woodstock area at around 2.15am.

"it was reported that one of them was armed with a knife," police said.

“Officers attended and two men were located a short distance away."

Police have appealed for witnesses.



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