Man injured in Padiham altercation

Police received reports of an altercation outside a Padiham takeaway
Police received reports of an altercation outside a Padiham takeaway

A man was taken to hospital after suffering a suspected stab wound during a fight in Padiham.

Police were called to reports of an altercation outside Caledonia Chicken in Church Street at 5-45pm yesterday.

Upon arriving they found a man with a minor puncture wound to his leg.

An investigation has been launched.

Anybody with information can contact the police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, 0800 555 111.