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An Ayrshire Hospital was locked down last following reports of a ‘stabbing’ and two other incidents nearby.

Feb 5, 2021

Here’s what we know from last night
Police are investigating three potentiall linked incidents in Kilmarnock.
The first happened on the grounds of Crosshouse Hospital with early reports of a ‘stabbing’ of a nurse. This was around 7.45pm on Thursday evening.
The second incident took place around 20 minutes later on Portland Street, and the third, a serious road crash on the A76, at around 8.30pm.
Police said the incidents are not being treated as terrorist-related.
University Hospital Crosshouse was placed under lockdown but this was lifted around 11pm. The hospital is open and is safe.
Ambulances were diverted to University Hospital Ayr while the lockdown was in place.