Man seriously injured after stabbing on Evington Road

A man was found with serious injuries after a stabbing near Evington Road yesterday evening.

The incident took place just before 6pm on Kingston Road, a short distance away from the shops and restaurants on Evington Road.

Police arrived to find the man in the street with serious injuries. He was taken to hospital for treatment.

A number of roads around the area were cordoned off as Police carried out their investigations.

It’s believed a row had taken place between a number of men on the street shortly before the attack took place.

A Police spokesman said: “We were called just before 6pm today to reports of a stabbing in Kingston Road.”

“One man was taken to hospital with serious injuries and Kingston Road and a number of junctions in the area have been closed off.”

The scene of the stabbing near Evington Road

“The investigation is in its early stages and there have been no arrests at this time.”

Anyone with any information regarding this incident is urged to call Leicestershire Police on 101.