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Arrest made after serious assault in Redditch

Ashleigh Osborne 27th Jan, 2022 Updated: 27th Jan, 2022

OFFICERS investigating a serious assault in Redditch have arrested a man.

Around 2.30pm on Wednesday, January 26 West Mercia Police received a report of an assault on Bates Hill.

Officers and West Midlands Ambulance Service attended the scene.

One person was taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham and remains in a serious but stable condition.

A 19-year-old man from Redditch has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and remains in custody.

Enquiries are ongoing.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or captured it on dash cam is asked to call 101 or visit https://www.westmercia.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/ quoting incident 263 of 26 January.

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