Police were called by ambulance at around 11.10pm last night to an address in St Columb Major following reports that a man had been stabbed.
Emergency services attended the scene where it was reported that the man had been injured with a machete.
It’s thought that the offender(s) left the scene in a vehicle.
The victim, a 30-year-old man, sustained life-threating injuries to his abdomen and was taken to Derriford by Search and Rescue helicopter for treatment where he remains. Investigations are ongoing.
Anyone who witnessed any suspicious behaviour in the area or has any information is asked to contact police on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 101 quoting log 1010 Sunday 29 July.