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Clubber stabbed in Chelmsford
10:16am Monday 11th March 2013 in News
A man was stabbed in the back while outside a nightclub in Chelmsford city centre in the early hours of Sunday morning.
The 22-year-old was out celebrating a friend's birthday at The Purple Lounge, in Springfield Road, when he was approached from behind at about 1am and stabbed.
He was taken to hospital with a single deep stab wound and is described as being in a "stable condition".
Essex Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward to help with their investigations, particularly anyone who was in the venue's smoking area at the time.
Anyone with information should contact detectives at Chelmsford police station by calling 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.