A MAN is being treated in hospital after suffering stab wounds.
The 43-year-old was taken to Sunderland Royal Hospital with injuries to his chest and arms after an incident in Bruce Kircup Road, Peterlee, at 7.50pm on Monday.
Police were waiting to speak to the man to establish the circumstances which led to him being hurt.
His injuries are not considered life-threatening.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Durham Constabulary on 101.