Man arrested in connection with Armley Town Street stabbing

Armley Town Street is in need of investment. Photo: Google

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was stabbed and critically injured on Armley Town Street.

The 23-year-old man was arrested yesterday afternoon in relation to the incident that occurred in Town Street at about 10.40pm on Monday (21 November) night.

The victim, a 29-year-old man, received multiple stab wounds and remains in a critical but stable condition in hospital.

A 22-year-old woman has also been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder. Both remain in custody.

Detectives are continuing to appeal for anyone who witnessed the incident, which occurred near to the junctions with Branch Road and Wesley Road, to contact Leeds District CID via 101 quoting crime reference 13220643377 or online here.

Information can be given anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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