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Woman arrested after stabbing in Faversham near recreation ground

A woman has been arrested after a stabbing which left the victim "bleeding heavily from his chest".

Police were called to Church Road, Faversham, just before 10.50pm on Sunday and the air ambulance landed at the recreation ground.

The air ambulance landing at Faversham Recreation ground on Sunday. Photo: @Love2Sketch/Twitter
The air ambulance landing at Faversham Recreation ground on Sunday. Photo: @Love2Sketch/Twitter

The bleeding victim, who managed to knock on the window of house to get much-needed help, was airlifted to a London hospital.

A 42-year-old woman, who is from the town, has since been arrested on suspicion of assault.

She has now been released pending further investigation

After being treated at hospital, the victim, who is in his 40s and thought to be Algerian, was later discharged.

Police are still investigating the stabbing and are continuing to appeal for information.

The attack happened in Church Road, Oare
The attack happened in Church Road, Oare

Anyone with information that could assist officers with their investigation should call the witness appeal line on 01795 419119 quoting reference 46/129371/20.

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