Attempted murder arrest after Stockport 'argument' stabbing

A 23-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was stabbed in the early hours of Saturday in Stockport.

Police said four people came across an argument between a man and a woman at 01:30 BST on Farley Way, North Reddish.

A 22-year-old man in the group intervened. He was then stabbed "numerous times", police said.

He was taken to hospital, with his injuries no longer thought to be life threatening.

The arrested man is currently in police custody.

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