Man injured in suspected stabbing

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A 19-YEAR-OLD man has been received hospital treatment after a suspected stabbing in Scarborough.

The man was injured after an incident in Cross Street around 10pm last night.

It is believed the man had been in an altercation with another male shortly before the incident.

The victim suffered cuts to his chest and arms but has since been released from hospital.

It is believed the wounds were caused by a knife or a broken bottle.

Officers believe the victim knew his attacker.

A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of assault and is being held in custody.