Air ambulance called out to neighbourhood on outskirts of Sheffield amid reports of a stabbing

An air ambulance has landed in a neighbourhood on the outskirts of Sheffield tonight, amid reports of a stabbing.

Residents reported seeing the air ambulance near to Alexandra Road in Aston earlier this evening.

It is believed to have left the area a short time ago.

Reports suggest the air ambulance was dispatched to the scene following a stabbing in the area, although this has not yet been confirmed.

An air ambulance has landed in Aston tonight

South Yorkshire Police have been asked to provide further information on the incident.