Man stabbed near Clacton Pier as police search for witnesses

A man was rushed to hospital after being stabbed multiple times in an Essex seaside town. There was a disturbance in Pier Gap, Clacton last month which left the victim with several stab wounds.

The incident happened on Saturday May 18 at 8.10pm near the Martello Lounge in Clacton. A spokesperson for Essex Police said: “Officers discovered a man had suffered several stab wounds following a disturbance and was taken to hospital. His injuries are not life-threatening.

“No arrests have been made at this stage and detectives from Clacton CID continue to investigate. If you have any information or footage relating to this incident, please contact us.”

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When providing information, please visit or call 101 to report information, quoting incident 1212 of 18 May, to ensure it gets to the right person as quickly as possible.

To make an anonymous report, you can contact an independent charity on Twitter at @CrimestoppersUK, by visiting their website or calling 0800 555 111.