Arrests made after Padiham stabbing

A man was found on Gawthorpe Street with multiple stab wounds. Photo: Google
A man was found on Gawthorpe Street with multiple stab wounds. Photo: Google

A man was rushed to hospital after being stabbed inside a property in Padiham town centre yesterday.

The 40-year-old victim was found with multiple stab wounds at around 6-15pm in Gawthorpe Street.

He was taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital where his injuries are not thought to be life -threatening.

A 27-year-old man, from Blackburn, and a 31-year-old woman, from Padiham, have been arrested in connection with the incident.