Appeal after Man Suffers Injuries in Incident in Stockton

Police are appealing for information after a man was injured in Stockton yesterday, Tuesday 19th June.

The incident happened at around 3.30am on Ilkeston Walk in Hardwick, Stockton, after a 32-year-old man suffered serious injuries to his hand and back, believed to have been caused by a bladed weapon.

The man received specialist treatment at James Cook University Hospital before being released from hospital.

The first suspect is described as a white male, around 5ft 4” tall, of medium build and wearing a black tracksuit top and bottoms. The second male is described as a white male, 5ft 8” tall, of medium build and wearing a dark coloured tracksuit.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Andy Harland from Stockton Operational Crime Team on the non-emergency number 101, quoting event number 109966. Independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.