Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder - Pantside

A 19 year old man has been arrested following a man being stabbed in Pantside yesterday evening, Thursday 28th May.

A 23 year old man from Cwmcarn was attacked on Old Pant Road, Pantside at approximately 7.55pm.  He sustained a stab wound to his chest and is currently in a stable condition, receiving medical treatment in Royal Gwent Hospital.

The 19 year old man, from the Penpedairheol area, has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and is currently in police custody.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who was in the area of Old Pant Road yesterday evening between 7-8pm who may have information that could assist enquiries.

Please call 101 or DM us on Facebook or Twitter quoting 2000186315.