February 22, 2023 Mary Scott 4960
A quiet afternoon in Swindon was shattered today by a stabbing incident on Shaftesbury Avenue. According to reports, a teenager was injured in the incident, but fortunately, the injury is not believed to be life-threatening.
The police response to the incident was swift, with officers arriving on the scene promptly. One male suspect has been arrested on suspicion of possession of a bladed article, but two further suspects remain at large and are being actively sought by law enforcement.
The investigation is ongoing, and residents in the area are being advised to stay vigilant and report any suspicious activity to the police. An area on Cranmore Avenue, near Farnborough Road, has been cordoned off as a crime scene, and investigators are gathering evidence and conducting interviews with witnesses.
As always in situations like this, our thoughts are with the victim and their family, as well as with the law enforcement officials who are working to bring those responsible to justice.
We will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates as they become available.