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Blackwood murder: Shane Jones named as victim after man arrested

Apollo Way, Blackwood Image copyright Google
Image caption The man was attacked in at a property in Apollo Way, Blackwood

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a man who died after being attacked.

Shane Jones, 33, of Blackwood, Caerphilly county, was taken to hospital on Tuesday with serious injuries after being attacked at about 22:00 GMT at a property in Apollo Way.

He later died of his injuries and a murder investigation has been launched.

A 32-year-old man, also from Blackwood, was arrested and Gwent Police is investigating.

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