Stabbing on Sheffield estate was ‘isolated’ incident, say police

A stabbing on the Shiregreen estate in Sheffield is being treated as an ‘isolated’ incident, according to South Yorkshire Police.

Thursday, 30th May 2019, 2:54 pm

Emergency services were called to Renathorpe Road just before 7.30am today following reports that a man had been stabbed.

The 25-year-old was found with injuries to his stomach and was taken to hospital for surgery, but he is not believed to be in a life threatening condition.

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A man has been stabbed in Renathorpe Road, Shiregreen, this morning (Pic: Lee Peace)

Two women, aged 26 and 37, have been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent and remain in police custody this morning while officers investigate the circumstances surrounding the attack.

South Yorkshire Police said it is being treated as an ‘isolated incident’.

The force said: “The victim and suspects are known to each other.

“There is no risk to the wider public.”