A MAN was stabbed in Athersley North on Sunday after a distrubance which saw two men arrested.

Police were called just after 9am on Sunday morning (February 25) to reports of an incident at a property on Clifton Close.

A 27-year-old man suffered suspected stab wounds that required hospital treatment. The injuries are not thought to be serious.

A 32-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of Section 18 wounding and has been released on bail pending further enquiries.

A 28-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage and has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to report it via 101 quoting incident number 296 of February 25.