Just after 5:30am on Thursday, 25 July, police were informed of an incident that took place in the parking lot of a liquor-licensed premise located on Mary Street, near the intersection with McField Lane. Several people were engaged in a brawl in the parking lot that resulted in two men sustaining stab wounds.

The men were hospitalised, but are believed to have sustained non-life-threatening injuries and are stable at this time, according to a police news release.

The incident is being investigated by the Criminal Investigations Department and detectives are appealing to anyone who may have been present and witnessed what took place during the altercation, to come forward and speak with the police.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the George Town Police Station at 949‑4222. Tips can also be submitted anonymously directly to police via www.rcips.ky or externally through Crime Stoppers at 800‑8477 or online.