North West Wales

Man arrested after stabbing in Mochdre, Conwy

Junction of Ffordd Euryn and Ffordd y Maer in Mochdre Image copyright Google
Image caption The incident happened in a residential area of Mochdre on Monday

A man has been stabbed a number of times in Mochdre, Conwy, following an incident involving several people.

A local male has been arrested on suspicion of assault, and remains in custody.

The victim, whose injuries are not life-threatening or life-changing, is in hospital in Bangor said police.

The incident happened at the junction of Ffordd Euryn and Ffordd Y Maer at about 17:15 GMT on Monday, 13 March.

Detective Inspector Chris Bell said: "This was not a random attack; it was an altercation involving several people who were all known to each other.

"Our inquiries will continue throughout the day and we are keen to hear from anyone who may have been in the vicinity of the incident between 17:00 and 17:30 GMT yesterday."