Man stabbed in east Belfast robbery
Published Friday, 29 August 2014
A man, aged in his 40s, has been stabbed in the stomach during an armed robbery in east Belfast on Friday.
Police are hunting three men in connection with the attack. (© UTV)
The victim was walking along Castlereagh Road at around 1am when he was approached by three men who asked for a cigarette.
The man was then stabbed in the stomach.
He was later taken to a nearby hospital where his injuries were described as not life-threatening.
Cash and a number of other items were taken in the attack.
Police have appealed for anyone with information to contact investigating officers.
© UTV News