Shropshire

Two arrested after 17-year-old boy stabbed in Telford

Waltondale, Telford Image copyright Google
Image caption A 17-year-old suffered 'serious' stab injuries when he was found at Waltondale, Telford

Two people were arrested after a 17-year-old boy suffered "serious" stab injuries, police said.

The teenager was taken to hospital after he was found in Waltondale, Woodside, in Telford, Shropshire, at 23:20 GMT on Monday.

Two people, aged 18 and 20, have been "arrested in connection with the assault" and are currently in police custody, West Mercia Police said.

The victim's injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

Det Insp Lee Holehouse, from Telford CID, said: "We believe there was a disturbance in the area shortly before the teenager was found in Waltondale."

Officers are carrying out further inquiries and appealing for witnesses.

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