PSNI investigate after three men stabbed outside Co Antrim pub

An altercation took place between a number of people

PSNI investigate after three men stabbed outside Co Antrim pub

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Two people have been arrested in Co Antrim, after three men were stabbed on Saturday morning.

Detectives are appealing for witnesses following the incident outside a pub on Main Street in Ballycarry.

It happened shortly after 1.00am.

It is believed an altercation took place between a number of people on the street.

Three men - two aged in their 30s and one aged in his 60s - were treated in hospital for stab wounds to their body.

Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

A 31-year-old man and a 27-year-old woman were arrested at the scene on suspicion of a number of offences - including attempted murder.

They remain in police custody.

Detective Sergeant Miller is appealing for anyone who was in the area of Main Street and who witnessed the incident - or anyone with any information that can assist with the investigation - to contact detectives.