Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after Sheffield nightclub stabbing

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after stabbing in a Sheffield nightclub.

Tuesday, 28th May 2019, 18:36 pm

Police were called to the car park of Grosvenor Casino on Duchess Road in Sheffield shortly after 2.30am this morning to reports of a stabbing and disorder.

On arrival they found a 28-year-old man inside the casino with injuries to his stomach. They are not believed to be life threatening.

Police at Grosvenor Casino in Sheffield.

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The suspect is then reported to have tried to flee the scene, hitting a 21-year-old woman with his car as he did so.

Her injuries are also not thought to be life threatening, police said.

The suspect – who is also a 28-year-old man – was later arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

South Yorkshire Police inititally said the incident happened at the casino but has today confirmed the stabbing occured in the Hex nightclub.