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Man flagged down police after alleged stabbing

PUBLISHED: 13:05 25 August 2020 | UPDATED: 13:37 25 August 2020

Police are appealing for help to identify a man after an assault in Dereham on July 25. Picture: Norfolk Police

Police are appealing for help to identify a man after an assault in Dereham on July 25. Picture: Norfolk Police

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A man flagged down police officers after alledgedly being stabbed in the stomach.

The man, in his 20s, told officers he had been stabbed after they came to his aid in Quebec Street in Dereham, just before 4am on Sunday, July 25.

The man was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital for medical treatment and has since been discharged.

Police have released an image of a man they are looking for in connection with the incident.

Anybody who recognises him or has any information about the alleged assault should contact DC Clare Gardner at Thetford CID on 101 quoting crime reference 36/50170/20.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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