Two boys arrested in connection with Kidsgrove stabbing

Two teenage boys have been arrested by officers investigating after a man was stabbed in Kidsgrove.

They were called to a report of a stabbing on Grove Avenue at 9.20pm on Tuesday (2 June).

A 19-year-old was injured and taken to hospital by paramedics, but he was discharged the same evening.

A 16-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of affray and a 15-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.

They have both been bailed.

Enquiries into the incident on-going.

Anyone with information should message Staffordshire Police on Facebook or Twitter or call 101 quoting incident number 717 of 2 June. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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