UPDATE - BREAKING: Two men believed to have been stabbed in Boston - three arrested

A picture of the scene supplied by Kyall Riches EMN-151209-204711001
A picture of the scene supplied by Kyall Riches EMN-151209-204711001

Two men are believed to have been stabbed in Boston.

A police statement says officers and an ambulance were called to a house in West Street at about 7pm tonight (Saturday).

A picture of the scene supplied by Greta Zekeviciute EMN-151209-204700001

A picture of the scene supplied by Greta Zekeviciute EMN-151209-204700001

The statement adds ‘it is believed there had been an altercation and two men were injured – believed stabbed’.

They were taken to Pilgrim Hospital, Boston, for treatment.

Three men have been arrested in connection with the incident.

West Street has been closed off whilst it is examined as a crime scene.

Anyone who was in the area at around 7pm and thinks they may have seen anything suspicious which could relate to this incident is asked to contact police in confidence on 101.

9.13pm: Police on scene in Boston’s West Street

Police have cordoned off West Street in Boston tonight (Saturday) as part of an ongoing incident.

The road has been closed off since earlier this evening.

Lincolnshire Police has so far been unable to officially confirm what has happened.

More on this as we find out.