A man was stabbed and left for dead on a petrol station forecourt after he was brutally attacked by strangers.

The 34-year-old was knifed in the back and blacked out after he was set upon at a BP service station in Upper Gungate, Tamworth.

It happened at around 1.10am on July 20 but police have only now released CCTV footage of two men who may have information.

Staffordshire Police said the victim lost consciousness and was kicked as he was on the floor.

The force said: “Do you recognise these youths? Detectives are appealing for information after a man was assaulted in Tamworth.

“We were called to BP petrol station, Upper Gungate, Tamworth on July 20 at around 1.10am following reports of violence.

“Officers attended and a 34-year-old man reported being assaulted by three unknown male youths. It is believed following a brief exchange with two men, the victim was attacked from behind by the third male youth.

“The victim went to ground and lost consciousness. It is also reported two of the three youths kicked the victim while he was on the floor. The victim sustained significant injuries including a stab wound to the back and was taken to hospital for treatment.

Extracted in full from: https://acapmag.com.au/wp-admin/post-new.php