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Clacton: Three men bailed after leg stabbing
4:30pm Wednesday 25th September 2013 in News
THREE men arrested in connection with a stabbing incident on Monday have been released on bail.
A man was stabbed twice in the leg in a knife attack outside Marley’s fish and chip shop in Cambridge Road, Clacton.
Shocked witnesses saw the victim, who is in his 20s, collapse in a pool of blood after the incident at about 5.30pm on Monday.
Three men – two aged 20 and one aged 19 - were arrested following the stabbing and were questioned by officers at Clacton police station.
But the men, all from Clacton, have now been released on bail until November 22 while police carry out further enquiries.
The injuries caused in the attack were not thought to be life threatening, but the victim was kept at Colchester General Hospital for treatment.