Northern Ireland

Man stabbed and woman punched during incident in Belfast

Police at the scene in Belfast city centre Image copyright Pacemaker
Image caption The incident happened in Belfast city centre on Monday

A man in his 20s has been taken to hospital after he was stabbed during an incident in Belfast city centre.

A woman, also in her 20s, was punched in the face during the incident in the Castle Street/King Street area at about 12:00 BST on Monday afternoon.

Police have said the man suffered two stab wounds to his body.

His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.