A teenager was rushed to hospital last night after being stabbed during a fight in Kirkcaldy.

Cops believe a "large group of youths" were present during the attack in Chapel Road, around 10pm on Saturday.

A 19-year-old man was taken to Victoria Hospital after an altercation with another youngster and treated for stab wounds.

He was later released.

Officers are urging anyone who witnessed the serious assault to get in touch and believe there are a number of witnesses to the incident.

Detective Sergeant Jim McGuinness from Glenrothes CID said: “This was a serious incident involving a weapon and it is vital that we trace the person responsible for inflicting these injuries on the victim.

“We believe there were a significant number of witnesses to this incident and we are urging them to do the right thing, and come forward to assist with our investigation.

“Anyone with information is asked to contact Glenrothes CID through 101, quoting incident number 4423 of Saturday, 10 April, 2021.

"Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”

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