Police have arrested two men following a stabbing incident in the Comber area on Friday evening, November 24th.

Detective Sergeant Westbury said: “It was reported at around 11.50 pm that an ongoing altercation was taking place in the area of Bridge Street. One man was reported to have been stabbed suffering injuries to his hand, leg and back. 

“Officers attended and arrested two men aged, 22 and 21, on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent. 

“The injured man was taken to hospital for treatment of his injuries which are not believed to be life threatening. 

“The two men remain in custody at this time. 

“Motorists are advised to avoid Bridge street, Comber and access Comber Square via the bypass whilst Police conduct further enquiries this morning.

“Enquiries are ongoing and detectives would appeal to anyone with any information in relation to the incident to contact 101 quoting reference number 1804 - 24/11/23.”

A report can be made using the online reporting form via www.psni.police.uk/makeareport. Information can also be provided to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.