Man arrested following stabbing at house in Churchill Road, Wisbech, which leaves man in life-threatening condition

Police officers on the scene at a stabbing in Churchill Road, Wisbech, last night (February 15).

Police officers on the scene at a stabbing in Churchill Road, Wisbech, last night (February 15). - Credit: Archant

An 18-year-old man from Wisbech has been arrested in connection with a stabbing which has left a man in a life-threatening condition.

Police officers on the scene at a stabbing in Churchill Road, Wisbech, last night (February 15).

Police officers on the scene at a stabbing in Churchill Road, Wisbech, last night (February 15). - Credit: Archant

Officers were called to a house on Churchill Road, Wisbech, at about 5.15pm yesterday (February 15) by the ambulance service after reports that a man had been stabbed.

The victim, a man in his 20s, was later air-lifted to Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn, where he remains in a life-threatening condition.

Detective Inspector Dave Murphy said before the arrest: “We are treating this as an isolated incident as we believe the offender and the victim were known to one another. The incident occurred in a property in Churchill Road following a dispute between the two males.

“The offender left the property after the attack and we are making efforts to trace him.”

Police officers on the scene at a stabbing in Churchill Road, Wisbech, last night (February 15).

Police officers on the scene at a stabbing in Churchill Road, Wisbech, last night (February 15). - Credit: Archant


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Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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