Man 'stabbed in head and neck' inside busy Sheffield casino

Genting Club. Picture: Google
Genting Club. Picture: Google

A man was reportedly stabbed in the head and neck inside a busy Sheffield casino.

A 30-year-old man was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries following the alleged incident at the Genting Casino in Charles Street on Saturday, May 5, at 11.45pm.

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A South Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "Detectives are investigating after a man was injured at a Sheffield casino over the weekend.

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"Emergency services were called to the Genting Club, Charles Street, at around 11.45pm on Saturday 5 May, following reports that a man had sustained stab wounds to his head and neck while inside the premise.

"The 30-year-old man was taken to hospital where his injuries were initially thought to be life threatening. Once at hospital his injuries were assessed as serious. He has since been discharged.

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"Enquiries remain ongoing to identify those involved and anyone who has any information, or who saw what happened is asked to call 101 quoting incident number 1408 of Saturday 5 May."

A spokesperson for Genting Casino said: "Because there is a police investigation ongoing we are not able to comment."