South West Wales

Four suspects sought after stabbing in Swansea

A 23-year-old man has undergone emergency surgery after he was stabbed during an attack by four people in the Townhill area of Swansea.

South Wales Police say the victim has a "very serious" stab wound and is stable at the city's Morriston Hospital.

They have appealed for witnesses to the attack that happened in Granogwen Road at about 2135 BST on Tuesday.

Descriptions have been released of the suspects, all male, who police said were armed with weapons and a knife.

They believe all four left the scene in a small dark coloured vehicle.

Det Insp Pete Doyle of Swansea Central CID said: "This assault involved the use of a knife and has caused a very serious stab wound to the victim.

"I am appealing directly to the residents of Townhill to come forward with any information, no matter how insignificant they may think it is.

"I would like to reassure the community that a full investigation is under way and we will be focusing all our efforts on apprehending the culprits."

Anyone with information can contact Swansea Central CID 01656 450618 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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