Three women 'stabbed by man on bike' in Belfast

Three women were stabbed following a spate of attacks by a man on a bike in Belfast, police say.

Police said the three victims were attacked in separate incidents over the course of two hours while walking along streets in the city.

The Police Service of Northern Ireland said the first incident took place on Ormeau Avenue at around 8.10pm on Monday.

A second attack was reported at around 9pm on Donegall Square West, followed by a third on University Road at around 10pm.

The victims’ injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

Officers said a male suspect was riding a bike.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.