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Bedfordshire Police detectives are appealing for information after a man was stabbed in Wootton on Saturday (26 June 2021).

At around 6pm, officers were called to reports of a stabbing at an address in Cynthia Court.

A group of men, believed to be four or five people, attacked a man after entering his property, and were seen fleeing the scene by taxis shortly after.

During this incident a man suffered multiple lacerations to his face, which are not life changing.

One suspect is described as a white man, around 20-years-old, wearing a dark hoodie with the hood up, a dark bag worn across his back, and a black balaclava pulled up over his nose.

Another suspect is described as a black man, around 6-foot-tall, wearing a grey tracksuit, a black ski mask and a black backpack.

The third suspect is described as a black man, around 5’10”, wearing an all-black tracksuit with the hood up.

The fourth suspect is described as a white man.

A teenaged boy has been arrested and bailed in connection with this incident.

Detective Constable Ben Carter, investigating, said:

“This was a very serious incident that took place in the victim’s home and we are asking for the public’s help to identify the perpetrators.

“We believe that this incident was a targeted attack and we know there will be people out there who have information that can help us establish the circumstances leading up to this.

“We are keen to speak to anyone with information, who may have been in the area at the time, or who might have any dash cam or ring doorbell footage.”

If you have information or footage, please report it via the Bedfordshire Police online reporting tool quoting reference 335 of 26 June or you can call 101.

Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously, on 0800 555 111.