Man arrested after double stabbing

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A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following an assault in the Brookvale Walk area of Lurgan on Saturday afternoon.

At approximately 1.50pm, police received a report of a disturbance in the area. One man, aged 21, was taken to hospital for treatment to several stab wounds. His condition is currently described as stable. Another man, aged 30, was later taken to hospital for treatment to one stab wound. He was later discharged.

The 28 year old man is currently assisting police with their enquiries.

Anyone who knows anything about this incident is asked to contact CID in Lurgan Police Station on 0845 600 8000. Or if someone would prefer to provide information without giving their details, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers and speak to them anonymously on 0800 555 111.

The incident is not being linked at this time to the recent attempted murder in the Liscorran Court area of Lurgan on Thursday, July 25.