An investigation is underway following a stabbing in Preston.
At around 5.45pm yesterday evening (Tuesday, February 21) police were called by the ambulance service to Friargate, Preston following reports a man had been stabbed.
An 18-year-old man suffered significant injuries to his arm and back which are believed to have been caused by a bladed weapon and was taken to Royal Preston Hospital. He remains in hospital in a stable condition.
A 15-year-old boy from Preston was arrested on suspicion of Section 18 wounding and is currently in custody.
Enquiries are on-going. Anyone with information about the incident can contact police on 101 quoting log 928 of February 21st.
Alternatively Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.