A YOUNG man was taken to hospital after being stabbed in the arm following an altercation at a petrol station.

Police are now appealing for help in finding 25-year-old Kain Edward-Adams in relation to the incident at Twyford Petrol Station in Evesham at around 1am on Friday.

The condition of the victim, a 24-year-old, is unclear at this stage.

Edward-Adams lives in Thorn Lea, Evesham – it's believed he was in the area at the time and may be able to help police with enquiries.

Anyone with information, and anyone who was also in the area at the time, should contact West Mercia Police on 101 quoting reference 22s 261018 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

A man has been arrested and released under investigation.