Police deny social media reports of Wisbech stabbing

The man is in a 'critical condition'

The man is in a 'critical condition' - Credit: Archant

Police have denied social media reports that there was a stabbing in Wisbech on Friday night.

It was thought a man had been stabbed and seriously injured at the Horsefair Tavern, Wisbech.

CCTV pictures showed a man bleeding profusely but it appears he injured himself after falling over.

A Police spokesman said: “We were called to reports of a man suffering serious injuries at the Horsefair Tavern, Wisbech, at 11.20pm on Friday.

“He was taken to hospital however it appears he sustained the injuries after falling over and no offences have been committed.”