Report of stabbings during fight in Leeds tonight - police investigating

POLICE were called to a report that a number of people had been stabbed during an incident in the Harehills area of Leeds tonight.

Harehills Lane. Photo: Google

Inspector Graham Hawcroft of West Yorkshire Police said officers were called just after 8pm tonight (Mon June 19) to a report of up to five people having been stabbed during a disturbance on Harehills Lane.

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Insp Hawcroft said police are currently dealing with the incident, adding: "There was a disturbance with a report of up to five people being stabbed.

"When we got there we found a couple of people with minor injuries. No-one has been taken to hospital. The scene remains in place and officers are investigating the circumstances.

"It looks like some sort of fight involving a number of people."