South East Wales

Attempted murder arrests following Hafodyrynys stabbing

Mill Court in Hafodyrynys Image copyright Google

A stabbing in Caerphilly county is being treated as attempted murder, police have confirmed.

Gwent Police said a man, 47, from Pontypool, Torfaen, received stab wounds to his torso following the attack on a street at Mill Court, Hafodyrynys, near Crumlin, on Tuesday.

He remains in a critical condition at Cardiff's University Hospital of Wales.

Two men, aged 35 and 32, were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and are currently in police custody.

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