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Man 'critical' following assault in Wolverhampton

A man is in a critical condition following an assault in Wolverhampton.

Police were called to Cromwell Road on Saturday afternoon after reports that a man had been attacked.

A spokeswoman said the 25-year-old victim was taken to hospital where his condition on Sunday was described as critical and his injuries as "life-threatening".

A 24-year-old man has been arrested over the matter. Police inquiries were continuing.

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