A man was stabbed twice in the legs after being attacked by a group of people at a park. 

The 28-year-old victim’s injuries were not life-threatening, however, and he has since been discharged from hospital following the incident, which took place in the early hours of May 28. 

According to Thames Valley Police, the assault occurred shortly after midnight in Cedar Road at the junction of Linden Road, before it progressed into Shinfield Road Recreation Park. 

Here, a group of offenders assaulted the man and stabbed him twice in the legs. 

Police are now appealing for information but say that no descriptions of the offenders are available. 

Investigating officer Detective Sergeant James Jackson, based at Reading police station, said: “I would like to appeal to anyone who was in the area at the time of this incident to come forward.

“I would also ask that anyone who lives nearby with video door bells to please check them for any relevant footage, as well as dash cam recordings.

“Members of the public are likely to see an increased number of officers in the area while we carry out an investigation. If you have any information which you think could be useful to us, please call us on 101, quoting reference number 43220232468.”