A man has been arrested following an incident in Newport that saw a teenager taken to hospital with stab wounds.
A 17-year-old boy from Newport was taken to the Royal Gwent Hospital on Wednesday, February 12, after the alleged altercation which happened in Dunstable Road in the Ringland area of the city.
An 18-year-old man from Newport has since been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. He has been released on police bail.
A spokeswoman for Gwent Police said: “At 8.26pm, we received a call reporting that a 17-year-old local boy had received two stab wounds to the torso, not life threatening.
“He was conveyed to the Royal Gwent Hospital where he currently remains in a stable condition.”
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She added: “Enquiries are continuing.”
Gwent Police is asking anyone with information relating to this incident to call 101, quoting log 2000053912.