UPDATE: Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after stabbing on Sheffield estate

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A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after an incident on a Sheffield estate this evening (Tuesday, August 3).

Police have arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder following a reported stabbing.

Police were called at around 3.50pm to reports a man, believed to be in his 40s, had been seriously injured in Emerson Crescent on the Parson Cross estate.

He was taken to hospital where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

A 23-year-old man was arrested and remains in custody being questioned by officers.

Several police cars and a forensics team remain in the area carrying out investigations.

A Parson Cross resident sent us these photos of the scene of the incident on Emerson Crescent, Parson Cross, at about 4pm.

The road has been cordoned off, and forensic investigators have been seen examining several points on the road in detail.

The resident said: “The man was driven to the hospital. Scenes of crime are there now - there around 12 police vehicles and a huge police presence and all the area has been taped off.”

If you have information call 101 or email enquiries@southyorks.pnn.police.uk quoting incident number 683 of 2 August 2016.

You can also give information to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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