Four injured in series of stabbings in Belfast
Published 16/03/2011 | 10:18
A policeman was among four people stabbed during a series of attacks in west Belfast.
Two other men and a women sustained injuries during the incidents last night.
A man has been arrested.
At around 10pm police received reports a man had been seen in Waterford Street with a stab wound to his neck.
He was taken to hospital by ambulance where his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
Another man sustained what are believed to be serious stab wounds and was also taken to hospital, while a woman was stabbed and received treatment for a neck injury.
The policeman was stabbed in the left arm.
No further details about the assaults have been released.
Police have appealed for witnesses to come forward.