A DISTRICT– stabbing Sliabh Dubh View Ballymurphy
21 Jul 2012
Detectives in North Belfast are investigating a stabbing incident in the Sliabh Dubh View area of Ballymurphy in the early hours of this morning (Sat 21 July).
Shortly before 4am a 23 year old man answered his door and following an altercation he received a slash wound to his abdomen. Three assailants alleged to be one male and two females made off in a silver coloured Passat. The injured man was taken to hospital for treatment to his wound that is not believed to be life threatening at this stage.
A short time later a 48 year old man & a 30 woman were arrested for suspected GBH with intent and they are currently helping police with their enquiries.
Anyone who witnessed the attack or who has any information is asked to contact detectives at Grosvenor Road on 0845 600 8000. Information can also be passed anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.