Update - second person arrested after reported serious assault in Bournemouth

30 October 2016
A second person has been arrested in connection with a reported stabbing in Bournemouth.

Officers were called at around 2am on Wednesday 26 October 2016 to an address on Cromer Road in Bournemouth where the alleged offence occurred.

The victim – a man aged in his 40s – suffered serious injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening and is being treated in hospital.

A 29-year-old Bournemouth woman arrested on suspicion of attempted murder has been released on police bail pending further enquiries until the end of October 2016.

A second person - a 20-year-old man of no fixed abode - has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and is currently assisting police with enquiries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55160161600. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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