Boy, aged 14, stabbed on Sheffield street

Cottam Road, High Green. Google Street View
Cottam Road, High Green. Google Street View
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A Sheffield boy, aged 14, was taken to hospital with a stab wound, police have revealed.

The youngster was walking along Cottam Road, High Green, with a group of friends when another group approached them.

Police said the 14-year-old suffered a ‘small puncture wound’ in the attack.

He was taken to hospital for treatment but has since been discharged.

A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: “It is reported that the boy was walking with friends when a group of unknown people approached and allegedly assaulted the teenager.

“He was taken to hospital to be treated for a small puncture wound that is not believed to be serious. He has since been released.”

Anyone with information on the incident on Saturday, July 18 should call 101.