Man arrested after Swindon house stabbing

A 23-year-old man has been arrested after a man was stabbed in Swindon in the early hours of Sunday.

Officers were called to a house in Leighton Avenue at about 00:17 GMT following reports of the attack.

A police spokesman said the suspect is being questioned on suspicion of attempted murder.

The 35-year-old victim, who suffered two puncture wounds, remains in hospital in a serious condition. Police are appealing for witnesses.

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