Man in his 30’s ‘stable’ in Addenbroke’s Hospital following stabbing at BP Garage, Soham

17:07 04 September 2014

Magpas Helimedix

Magpas Helimedix

Archant

A man in his 30s is seriously ill in hospital tonight after he was stabbed at garage in Soham.

Magpas Helimedix flew to the scene and later accompanied the man in an ambulance by road to Addenbroke’s Hospital, Cambridge.

A Magpas spokesman said tonight the man suffered chest injuries and his condition was described by doctors as “stable”.

The stabbing took place at about 2.20pm at the BP garage on the A142 Soham bypass.

A 48-year-old man was arrested following the incident and remains in custody at Parkside Police Station, in Cambridge.

A spokesman for Cambridgeshire Police said: “We were called at 2.22pm today with a report of a stabbing at the BP filling station in Fordham Road, Soham.

“Officers went to the scene and arrested a 48-year-old man. He has been taken to Parkside Police Station.”

The spokesman said a man suffered “a serious, but not life threatening, stab wound”.

Anyone who witnessed the incident should contact Cambridgeshire Police on 101.

More news stories

Yesterday, 11:16
Jobs Centre Plus

Youth unemployment in the Fens dropped 36 per cent in the past year according to new figures from Job Centre Plus.

Yesterday, 16:41
Woman who died in A1 crash is named

A woman who died following a collision on the A1 between the B654 Wyboston and the A428 yesterday (July 28) has been named.

Yesterday, 14:32
Action from King's Lynn Town V Weymouth at The Walks - Lynn Manager Gary Setchell. Picture: Matthew Usher.

Local football manager Gary Setchell has spoken about how a misunderstanding over his council tax payments could have landed him in custody.

Thu, 22:02
Steve Barcay is proud of his 'treat me local' campaign but is it now facing its toughest challenge?

An NHS whistle blower has revealed to NE Cambs MP Steve Barclay confidential documents suggesting decisions have already been made to close minor injuries units at Doddington, Wisbech and Ely.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up