17-year-old being questioned following stabbing incident

10am: Saturday 5 Dec:  Detectives are questioning a 17-year-old man arrested in connection with the stabbing incident in Station Street, Burton last night. The injured male remains in a stable condition in hospital as the investigation progresses.

Police are thanking the witnesses who have already come forward and encourage anyone with information to call Staffordshire Police on 101.

8pm: Friday 4 Dec:  Detectives in Burton on Trent are appealing for witnesses and information following at incident in Station Street, Burton earlier this evening. Police were called to the location at around 5:20 pm on Friday 4 December to the report of an assault.

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A 20-year-old man was treated by colleagues from West Midlands Ambulance Service and taken to Queens Hospital in Burton with a serious stab wound to his leg.

At this stage it is believed that two other men were involved a disturbance in nearby. Anyone with any information is urged to call Staffordshire Police on 101 quoting incident 670 of 4th December.