A YOUNG man has been left fighting for his life after he was brutally stabbed outside his house and left for dead on the driveway.
Cops have launched a manhunt for a gang of thugs who stabbed the 20-year-old man during a violent brawl in the West Midlands.
A blue tent has been set up where the young man was stabbedCredit: @SnapperSK
Police have launched a manhunt for the gang of thugsCredit: @SnapperSK
Emergency services rushed to Wednesbury, near Walsall, after reports of a fight outside a house in the early hours of Saturday.
Medics who arrived at the scene found the victim on a driveway with serious stab wounds.
The man was rushed to the hospital in serious condition.
Local residents said they saw a brawl involving a gang of young lads who were seen fighting in the street with weapons.
The thugs then fled the scene on foot leaving the victim laying on the driveway.
Police today remained at the scene in Suffolk Road with three forensics officers combing for clues.
The road was closed off to traffic with cops scouring CCTV and conducting door-to-door knocks.
A spokesman for West Midlands Police said: ”We are investigating after a man was stabbed during a disorder at a property on Suffolk Road, Wednesbury, at 12.30am today.
”The man in his 20s was taken to hospital where he remains in a critical but stable condition.”
”A scene is being held as our investigations continue. CCTV is also being reviewed and we are urging anyone who witnessed this attack or with any information to contact us.”
Meanwhile, in Liverpool, two 15-year-old boys were stabbed last night as about 80 to 100 youths were fighting at Keel Wharf on the city’s waterfront at 9.15pm.
The two teenagers were treated in hospital and have now been discharged.
Police are also investigating a fatal stabbing of a 36-year-old in Dulwich, South London and an assault that killed a man in his 40s in East London.
Officers were also called to an incident in Dagenham just before midnight after a man was reported to have been assaulted near the junction of Goresbrook Road and Treswell Road.
Despite efforts to save him, he died at the scene.
Efforts are underway to locate his next of kin. A 38-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder and remains in custody.
Anyone with information is urged to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111. Quote crime reference number 20/1285529/21
The 20-year-old was left for dead in the drivewayCredit: @SnapperSK
Police today remained at the scene in Suffolk RoadCredit: @SnapperSK
The incident happened in Wednesbury, near WalsallCredit: @SnapperSK