Man stabbed in the face; NEWS WIRE.
A MAN fled on a bicycle after stabbing someone in the face in a street brawl.
The 34-year-old victim suffered a cut face after being slashed with what police described as a "sharp implement" in broad daylight.
The assault took place shortly before 5pm on Wednesday, on Canning Road, Southport, with the offender cycling towards the town centre and the victim making his way onto Rosebery Street.
He was then taken to hospital for treatment, while officers then set up a cordon on Rosebery Street as forensic investigators attended.
A spokesman for Merseyside Police said: "We are appealing for information after a man was cut to the face in Southport yesterday." | Anyone with information is asked to contact Merseyside Police social media desk via Twitter @MERPOLCC or call 101 quoting 19100420752.