TWO people have been arrested after a man was stabbed in Kidderminster.

Police were called to an address in Broad Street just after 11.05pm last night (Monday, January 8) after a 40-year-old man had been stabbed.

Paramedics took him to hospital for treatment and he remains there today in a stable condition.

A 56 year-old woman and a 44 year-old man, both from Kidderminster, have been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm. They remain in custody.

Chief Inspector Damian Pettit said: "The incident was contained within a property but a police cordon remains in place in Broad Street and a forensic examination of the scene is ongoing."

Anyone who has any information that could help the investigation is asked to contact 101, quoting incident reference 693s of 8 January or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.