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Two men injured in altercation on Front Street

A police car blocks traffic near No 6 Shed on Front Street tonight after reports of an altercation. Onlookers said one person was stabbed, but details on the severity of the injury were not known.

Two men were injured after an altercation on Front Street at about 9.15pm yesterday.

Police were alerted to a fight near the Birdcage, finding a 31-year-old man with a cut to his hands and a 46-year-old with injuries to his back and both arms.

Both were attended to at the scene by EMTs and taken by ambulance to King Edward VII Memorial for further treatment.

Neither man’s injuries are believed to be life-threatening.

Police officers recovered a box cutter and a knife at the scene, which was closed off while it was processed by officers from the forensic support unit.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call 211, the main police number 295-0011 or Crime Stoppers on 800-8477, or to share information with a police officer you know.

Onlookers told The Royal Gazette one man appeared to have suffered a stab wound.

Separately, police were directing traffic around an apparent collision on Reid Street.

Front Street was clear by 11pm.