Man stabbed in genitals

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A MAN is recovering in hospital after being stabbed in the genitals in Wigan.

The 63-year-old victim is thought to been have injured in a row outside a pub in Atherton on Monday.

Police said they were called by the ambulance service to the PoundPub in Market Street at about 9.20pm after reports the man had suffered a stab wound to his groin.

A spokeswoman for Greater Manchester Police said: “The man has been taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries which are not thought to be life-threatening.”