Appeal for witnesses and CCTV and dashcam footage following Brislington stabbing

Police are seeking witnesses and CCTV footage following a stabbing incident in Brislington today.

Specialist firearms officers were deployed to School Road at around 2pm following reports that a male in his late teens, who was the front seat passenger in a white Fiat, had been stabbed by a man riding a black bike.

The offender is described as white and was wearing a black hooded top.

The victim has been taken to hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.

Avon & Somerset Police say this is thought to be an isolated incident in which the offender and victim are known to each other.

Enquiries are ongoing. Anyone who witnessed the incident, or who may hold relevant CCTV, mobile or dashcam footage, is asked to contact police on 101, quoting reference 5221118536.

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