Dorset

Bournemouth 'weapon attack' man in serious condition

  • 19 August 2013
  • From the section Dorset

A man remains in a serious condition after he was found bleeding from his arms and head following an alleged attack with a weapon in Dorset.

Firearms officers were called to scene in Aylesbury Road, Boscombe, on Saturday evening.

A 36-year-old man from Bournemouth was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm.

A 31-year-old man is at Poole General Hospital, where his injuries are said to be serious but not life threatening.

Police said the arrested man remained at Bournemouth Police Station.

Dorset Police said officers were not looking for anyone else and there was no risk to the public.

The force is appealing for witnesses to the alleged attack, which happened at about 17:00 BST.

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