Three young children viciously attacked two men on Saturday. One man was left with wounds to his hands. The second man has serious knife injuries to the neck and head. The attack was unprovoked.
Both men were walking to their Liverpool home on Saturday evening when the youths approached them, police said.
The 3 male offenders are aged between 12 and 15 years. One rode a push bike, and another wore a dark bubble coat.
The attack occurred in the Anfield area on Manningham Road at 9.20 pm, and begun when the youths started insulting the men. What followed was a knife attack that left one man with significant injuries, said Merseyside Police.
Detectives are now urging for witnesses to come forward and police are currently making extensive enquiries in the area.
We’re appealing for info following a homophobic assault in Manningham Rd, #Anfield around 9.20pm last night, Sat 22 June. Two men were injured after being assaulted by youths armed with a knife. Please contact @MerPolCC, 101 or @CrimestoppersUK with info
— Merseyside Police (@MerseyPolice) June 23, 2019