Police are appealing for information following a stabbing which is believed to have taken place in Rochdale
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At around 3.15am this morning (Monday 12 July 2021) police were made aware by hospital staff that two men - aged 26 and 30 years - self-presented at a hospital in Oldham with serious stab wounds.
Inspector Nicola Hopkinson, of GMP's Rochdale district, said: "This is a serious incident which has resulted in two men requiring hospital treatment for their injuries.
"I would like to reassure the public that we have an increased police presence in the area as we carry out our enquiries. Although we are still in the early stages of our investigation, we are following all available lines of enquiry as we work to establish the full circumstances surrounding this incident.
"If anyone has any information at all that could assist police with their enquiries, do not hesitate to get in touch. The smallest piece of information could be vital in helping us to piece together the exact circumstances of this attack and identify those responsible."