Two men have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following an incident at a property on Warwick Square, Carlisle.
Police were called at 9:44pm yesterday (6th Feb), to the report of an altercation involving three men.
A spokesperson from Cumbria Police said:
"A 38-year-old man was injured during the incident. He was taken to hospital with a stab wound and his condition is described as critical but stable.
"Two local men, aged 23 and 24, were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.
"They remain in police custody whilst enquiries continue.