UPDATE: Two arrested after stabbing in Market Rasen town centre

Police have taped off part of Queen Street this evening EMN-150417-192449001
Police have taped off part of Queen Street this evening EMN-150417-192449001

A teenager is recovering in hospital after being stabbed in Market Rasen yesterday afternoon, Friday April 17.

A 19-year-old was stabbed in the vicinity of Capri Pizza in King Street before crossing the road and walking towards Boots and The Advocate Arms.

Police have taped off Queen Street this evening EMN-150417-192605001

Police have taped off Queen Street this evening EMN-150417-192605001

He was taken to Lincoln County Hospital. His wounds are not thought to be life threatening, but police cordoned off much of King and Queen Street following the incident at 5.40pm.

The road is now open.

Two men aged 18 and 35 from Grimsby have been arrested in connection with the stabbing.

Anyone with information can call Gainsborough CID on 101 with incident number 358 of April 17.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.

Update for the victim’s condition here