Four men bailed after city double stabbing

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SEVERAL men arrested after a reported double stabbing have been bailed.

Paramedics and police were called to a ‘public order’ incident in Alhambra Road, Southsea, at 12.45pm last Thursday.

One man had been arrested initially but on Friday a further three men were held.

A 51-year-old man, of Alhambra Road, and a 20-year-old man, of no fixed address, were arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs.

Another 20-year-old man, of no fixed address, was arrested on suspicion of affray and being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs.

Police said an 18-year-old man, of Floyer Road, in Birmingham, was also arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of Class A drugs.

A Hampshire police spokeswoman said all four men have been bailed until November 14.

The two injured men were released from hospital on Friday, police said.

At the time a witness told The News: ‘It was pretty horrific. The guy was stabbed badly. He was out on the steps with his feet in the air.

‘They (the paramedics) were trying to keep him alive.’

Call police on 101 quoting 44160348607.