6:51pm Tuesday 10th September 2013
A man was stabbed and repeatedly punched in an alley in Greenstead, Colchester.
Police were called at 5.30pm and cordoned off the alley between Laing Road and Alefounder Road.
The victim declined medical assistance.
The man, in his twenties, said: "Three men threw me off a wall, beat and kicked me, and stabbed me in the leg three times.
"It's a long-running feud and I don't know yet if I want to press charges."
Officers at the scene refused to comment.
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