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One man still in hospital after double stabbing in Monson Street, Lincoln

By SMorris_LE  |  Posted: December 12, 2013

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One man remains in hospital after a double stabbing in Monson Street, off High Street, in Lincoln last night.

At around 5.30pm two men aged 20 and 33 were attacked by a man with a large kitchen knife.

The knife-man escaped by running down Monson Street and remains on the run.

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

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

Both of the men who were stabbed were taken to Lincoln County Hospital with non life-threatening injuries. One has since been discharged.

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:

James Newall, spokesman for Lincolnshire Police, said: "Investigations are ongoing and inquiries in the local area will continue.

"Police need witnesses to come forward."

Anyone with any information should call 101 quoting incident number 340 of December 11.

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