Man arrested after 'stabbing' in Bagillt

Emergency services at the incident on Bagillt High Street
Emergency services at the incident on Bagillt High Street -Credit:UGC

A man has been arrested after a reported "stabbing" in Flintshire yesterday. Emergency services were called to High Street in Bagillt on Wednesday morning, where a male was found to have been injured.

He was airlifted to hospital for treatment. A North Wales Police statement said: "Further to the earlier update in relation to the incident in Bagillt, we can confirm that a 49-year-old male has been arrested on suspicion of wounding offences.

"The victim in this incident, a 37-year-old male, was transferred to hospital via air ambulance and is currently in a stable condition."

READ MORE: Tryfan: Man dies after falling from Eryri mountain

READ MORE: The 'horrendous' North Wales road where potholes need fixing every few weeks

Chief Inspector Jon Aspinall said: “We’d like to reassure members of the local community that this appears to have been an isolated incident, and that there is no wider threat to the public. However, local officers will continue to conduct high visibility patrols in this area."

The North Wales Live Whatsapp community for top stories and breaking news is live now - here’s how to sign up

See the crime in your area: