A teenage boy has been arrested after a man was stabbed in a late-night attack.
Officers were called to Davenport Avenue in Crewe, at around 10.41pm on Friday after reports a man in his 40s had suffered a knife wound.
Police officers investigating the incident have since arrested a 16-year-old boy on suspicion of assault and he is being quizzed in custody.
A Cheshire Police spokesman said: “A 16-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of section 18 assault yesterday and remains in custody.”
Anyone with information should contact Cheshire Police on 101 or via www.cheshire.police.uk quoting IML 856221.
Alternatively information can be given anonymously by contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.