Two arrested after stabbings
TWO men have been arrested and two men remained in hospital yesterday with stab wounds after an incident in Newport.
Police were called to a disturbance on Victoria Crescent, in the Baneswell area of the city on Tuesday evening.
A Gwent Police spokeswoman yesterday said: “At approximately 5.50pm on Tuesday, police were called to a disturbance on Victoria Crescent in Newport.
“Two men, aged 22 and 24 from Newport, had received stab wounds and were conveyed to the Royal Gwent Hospital where they currently remain.
“Their injuries are not life threatening.”
The spokeswoman said two men were arrested and remained in custody.
She added: “Two men, aged 21 and 25 from Newport, have been arrested in connection with the incident.
“The 21-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and the 25-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent.
“They both remain in police custody at this time.”