Man stabbed in 'widescale disturbance' in Gravesend town centre

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Man stabbed in "widescale disturbance" in Gravesend town centre

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A man was taken to hospital after being stabbed in Gravesend town centre in the early hours of Sunday morning after a "widescale disturbance".

Police were called to Queen Street about 1.30am following reports of an assault.

The man was taken to King's College Hospital in a non life-threatening condition by road ambulance.

A 21-year-old man of no fixed address was arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and bailed until September 3 pending further investigation.

In relation to the disturbance, a 24-year-old Gravesend man was arrested on suspicion of being drunk and disorderly. He was fined £90.

Derek Wild, 23, of Shamrock Road, Gravesend, was arrested and charged with criminal damage after a car was reportedly damaged during the disturbance.

He was bailed to appear at magistrates' court on August 28.

Did you see what happened or were at the scene? Call the newsroom on 01689 885 726 or email melissa.hills@london.newsquest.co.uk

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2:15pm Mon 14 Jul 14

mouthalmighty says...

Sounds like the' indigenous' population of gravesend were doing what they do best.
Sounds like the' indigenous' population of gravesend were doing what they do best. mouthalmighty
  • Score: -4

9:44pm Mon 14 Jul 14

Guruguru says...

Mostly drunk druggy unsocial people they do that.
Mostly drunk druggy unsocial people they do that. Guruguru
  • Score: 4

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