Update: Serious assault in the Deighton Close area of Tredegar

Following a serious assault in Tredegar on Thursday 11th April, nine boys aged between 14 and 17 years old were arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent. Eight have since been released on police bail while investigations continue. One has been released with no further action.

Officers are continuing with their investigation at this time and have since recovered the weapon believed to have been used in the incident. They continue to ask if anyone witnessed this incident or has information that could help with enquiries to call 101 quoting log 446 11/4/19. 

Alternatively you can send a direct message to our Gwent Police Facebook and Twitter social media pages. You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555111.