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Man stabbed in Tonbridge High Street

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Original article from Kent Live

Two men have been arrested after a stabbing in Tonbridge High Street.

At around 10pm last night (March 25) police were called by paramedics to the junction with River Walk.

Officers attended the scene where a man received medical attention.

He was then taken to a London hospital for treatment for injuries described as life-threatening.

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An 18-year-old man, believed to be known to the victim, has been arrested in connection with the incident and been taken into custody.

A second suspect, a man aged 19, has been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender.

A spokesman for Kent Police said: "A cordon is currently in place at the scene and the High Street is closed between the junctions with Lyons Crescent and Medway Wharf Road.

"Investigators are appealing for witnesses to the incident, or anybody with information, to call the appeal line on call 01622 604100, quoting reference 24-1599.

"Or people can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or by using the anonymous online form."

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