Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Appeal after man stabbed in house in Southampton

A man has undergone emergency surgery for life threatening injuries after being stabbed in Southampton.

Hampshire police said the 25-year-old was stabbed "several times with a sharp implement" at a house in Cunningham Crescent, Sholing, on Thursday evening.

He was taken to Southampton General Hospital. His condition is now described as stable.

Officers are conducting house to house inquiries and are trying to locate the weapon used in the attack.

A police spokesman said officers did not think it was a random attack.

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