Nottingham stabbing: ‘Frightening’ attack outside busy shopping centre as it’s evacuated

A busy shopping centre was evacuated in Nottingham after a “frightening” stabbing in front of witnesses.

Officers investigating the stabbing outside the intu Victoria Centre shopping complex said they had arrested a teenager within minutes of the incident.

Nottinghamshire Police was called at around 1.15pm today to Milton Street, with emergency services still at the scene treating the victim.

A 17-year-old boy been arrested and remains in police custody.

Chanel Jones, 24, who works at a beauty shop in the Victoria Centre, said people were told to evacuate.

She said: “We have been all been told to get out of the Vic Centre. I work in the beauty shop upstairs. It is disgusting. I feel sick to my stomach.

One shopper shared their fear about going into town again after the stabbing

“My kids are going to grow up in this and my oldest is six. I

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