Detectives investigating a serious assault in Poole are
appealing for a potential witness to come forward.
The incident happened just before midnight on
Sunday 28 February 2016 in Parkstone Heights.
It was reported that a man had sustained
serious stab injuries. The local man, aged in his 20s, was taken to
hospital for treatment to stab wounds to his neck and stomach. His
condition is not thought to be life-threatening.
A cordon was put in place in the area while
crime scene investigators examined the scene. The cordon has since
Detective Inspector Andy Roberts, of
Bournemouth CID, said: “I am appealing to anyone who saw or heard
anything suspicious in the Parkstone Heights area at around
midnight to please call me.
“I would particularly like to speak to a white
man wearing a bobble hat, who we believe may have asked the victim
if he was ok shortly after the incident.
“A full investigation is underway and I would
like to thank the public for their assistance and co-operation.
High-visibility patrols will continue in the area to offer
No arrests have been made.
Witnesses and anyone with information
should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101 quoting incident
number 29:1. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous
Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may
Issued: 1 March 2016