Derby

Arrest over teenager boy stabbed outside Derby pub

The Mitre pub, off Spider Island, in Allenton Image copyright Google
Image caption The teenager was stabbed outside The Mitre pub, in Allenton, Derby

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a 16-year-old boy was stabbed outside a pub in Derby.

Paramedics were called to The Mitre pub, on Spider Island, in Allenton, at about 15:00 GMT on Sunday.

The 24-year-old man was arrested in the early hours of Monday and is in police custody. The teenager remains in a serious condition in hospital.

"We would urge anyone who might have information that could help us to come forward immediately," police said.

Image caption The pub stands on a busy junction between Osmaston Road, Osmaston Park Road and Harvey Road

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