Man recovering after stabbing in Sheffield city centre

A man stabbed in a knife attack in Sheffield city centre is recovering in hospital.

South Yorkshire Police said the man, aged in his 40s, was taken to hospital for treatment to a leg wound after the attack in Victoria Street, off Glossop Road, on Tuesday afternoon.

A man was stabbed in Victoria Street in Sheffield city centre

A man was stabbed in Victoria Street in Sheffield city centre

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Three men, aged 23, 27 and 34, were arrested over the attack, which happened just after 5pm.

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One of the suspects was wearing a stab vest and carrying spice and cash, according to the police.

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They were held yesterday on suspicion of wounding with intent to do grievous bodily harm.