First-aider tells how he helped man stabbed in Gosport

POLICE attended the scene of a stabbing in Gosport last night.

Monday, 3rd July 2017, 11:36 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 11:31 am
A man was stabbed in Gosport

Officers were called to Mill Pond Road at about 11.45pm, after a man was stabbed.

The victim – who is said to be middle-aged – was stabbed in the left leg and approached a nearby house for help.

One resident rushed to help the man after the victim stumbled into their front door.

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Wishing to remain anonymous, the resident, who is trained in first aid, said: ‘I heard him screaming for help, he was losing a lot of blood.

‘After I saw him I grabbed my first aid kit and dialled 999 – I stayed with him for about 45 minutes.

‘He was in a very bad way, he went into shock and was going in and out of consciousness.’

Police have not yet confirmed details.