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
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:
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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.