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We are appealing for information following a serious assault in Colchester.
We believe two people were attacked in Childwell Alley, off Brook Street, at around 5.25pm yesterday (Wednesday 25 January).
On victim sustained a wound to his chest while the other was left with significant cuts to his arm and is currently in hospital for treatment.
Following the attack the victims left the area towards Priory Street and they were found at an address in East Hill.
Their attackers are described as two men of mixed race and one who had an afro-style haircut.
If you have any information, CCTV, dash cam or other footage in relation to this incident, then please get in contact with us.
Please quote the crime reference number 42/14940/23.
You can let us know by submitting a report on our website or by using our online Live Chat service available Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) between 10am-9pm.
Visit our website to find out more about our online reporting services.
Alternatively you can call us on 101.
In an emergency always call 999.
If you would like to make an anonymous report you can contact independent charity @Crimestoppers, by visiting their website or by calling 0800 555 111.