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Officers investigating serious assault in Aldershot make two further arrests

Officers investigating a serious assault in Aldershot have made two further arrests


Police were called at 9.22pm on Saturday 14 May to an address on Lyndhurst Avenue.


Officers attended the scene and found a 21-year-old man with suspected stab wounds to his arm and abdomen.


The victim was taken to St George’s Hospital in London, where he remains in a stable condition with non-life threatening injuries.


Officers made two arrests following the incident, but have since made a further two arrests after launching an investigation.


A 27-year-old man, of no fixed abode, has been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent.


A 15-year-old boy, from Aldershot, has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent.


They both remain in police custody and enquiries are ongoing.


A 19-year-old man, from Aldershot, arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent and possession of a controlled drug of class B, has been released on conditional bail.


A 21-year-old man, from Aldershot, arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent, remains in custody.


Police would like to hear from anyone that has information that may assist their enquiries.


Perhaps you were in the area at the time and saw people acting suspiciously, or saw what happened or the aftermath?


Officers understand that incidents of this nature can be concerning and would like to reassure the local community that they do not believe there to be any wider risk to the public at the current time.


Anyone with information, including Ring Doorbell, mobile phone or dash cam footage from the area at the time, is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference 44220190982.


Alternatively, go online and submit information via https://www.hampshire.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report