A young man has been seriously injured after allegedly being stabbed on an Aberdeen street.

Emergency services were called to the scene on Wellington Road at around 3am on Sunday, September 26.

The 24-year-old was found to have suffered horrific injuries and has been taken to Aberdeen Royal infirmary for treatment.

His current condition is not yet known.

A large police presence remains at the scene with a diversion put in place for motorists since the early hours of this morning.

Police Scotland have now confirmed that a man has been arrested in connection with the incident.

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A force spokesperson said: “We received a report that a man had been seriously assaulted on Wellington Road, Aberdeen, around 3am on Sunday, 26 September.

"A 24-year-old man was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with a serious injury.

"A man has been arrested.

"Anyone with information about the incident should contact us on 101 quoting incident number 0681 of 26 September."

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