A 17-year old man has been stabbed in Stoke-On-Trent.
The man, who has not been named, remains in a serious condition in hospital.
The attack happened at around 4:30pm yesterday.
Police have cordoned off an alleyway connecting Boughey Road and Ashford Street in Shelton, Stoke-On-Trent.
The 17 year old, who lives in Trentham, was stabbed in the chest, abdomen and groin.
This is the second stabbing in Shelton this week.
Staffordshire Police are asking for anyone with any information to come forward.