Update released Friday 8 December 2017
The two girls arrested on suspicion of wounding yesterday evening in Armthorpe, Doncaster, have been released on bail while detectives continue enquiries into the incident.
At around 5.15pm, an incident took place in the play area close to Jenkinson Grove where a 15-year-old girl suffered a stab wound to her stomach.
She was taken to hospital where she remains today with non-life threatening injuries.
Two girls, aged 14 and 15-years-old, were arrested shortly after the incident.
Inspector Mark Payling for the East Neighbourhood Policing Team said: “We understand the concern the report of this incident will have caused the local community.
“I want to offer my reassurance that we are treating it with the utmost priority to be able to understand the circumstances and put sufficient measures in place.
“Additional patrols will be in the area over the coming evenings to provide reassurance to the local community.
“I would encourage anyone with concerns in their area to please call police in 101.”
Released Thursday 7 December 2017
A 15 year-old girl is in a stable condition in hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening, following an incident in Doncaster today, Thursday 7 December.
Officers were called to Jenkinson Grove at Armthorpe at 5.15pm, after the girl was found with what is believed to be a stab wound to her stomach.
Enquiries are continuing after a scene was secured at a nearby park and officers are appealing for anyone with information to call 101 and quote incident number 712 of 7 December.
Two girls from Doncaster, aged 14 and 15-year-old, have been arrested on suspicion of wounding.