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Police hunt man after double stabbing in Monson Street, off Lincoln High Street

By AlexColman  |  Posted: December 11, 2013

Police hunt man after double stabbing in Monson Street off Lincoln High Street

Police closed off Monson Street in Lincoln city centre

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Lincolnshire Police are searching for a man with a large knife after a double stabbing in Lincoln city centre.

At around 5:30pm, two men aged 20 and 33, were attacked by a man with a large knife on Monson Street, close to the junction with High Street.

The suspect escaped by running down Monson Street.

UPDATE 10am: Police reveal the weapon used was a large kitchen knife

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He is described as around 25-years-old, of a slim build and approximately 5ft 7 inches tall.

Police say he was wearing a beanie type hat, dark trousers and a dark jacket.

Both of the men who were stabbed are being treated in Lincoln County Hospital and their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

Monson Street was closed off until around 7pm.

Taxi drivers at Discount Cabs said one man entered the office to order a taxi to the hospital but emergency services were called.

A volunteer LIVES doctor attended the scene:

Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone who can help locate the offender.

Anyone with information is asked to call Lincolnshire Police on the 101 non-emergency number, quoting incident number 340 of December 11.

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  • Roadscource  |  December 12 2013, 6:41PM

    Phil, when the man who was jailed for disrupting the Oxford Cambridge boat race now gets British citizenship you cant really expect an sort of law and order in Britain from this point onwards. Dont worry about breaking any British laws because nobody else does and after all if you do get hauled in its only a minor inconvenience and can obviously be used to assist you in getting what you want from Britain.

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  • Phil1W  |  December 12 2013, 2:23PM

    We can hope! I know its a long shot but who knows, he might get more than the usual six months and telling not to do it again. Maybe he wasn't drunk or off his head on drugs so maybe he won't have a "good" excuse for doing it! Who knows?

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  • Roadscource  |  December 12 2013, 1:39PM

    "Lets hope this lunatic is quickly caught and locked up for a very long time" So what country are you living in?

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  • Phil1W  |  December 12 2013, 12:01PM

    Lets hope this lunatic is quickly caught and locked up for a very long time!

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