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Man arrested after serious assault in Llanelli

A 21-year-old man from Burry Port has been arrested on suspicion of a serious assault, after a man was left in a critical condition.

The suspect remains in custody as police continue their investigation.

The incident happened outside a nightclub on Island Place, Llanelli, around 12.45am today.

A man was seen to get out of a vehicle, assault a man, then get back into the vehicle and drive away.

Ambulance and police were called to the scene. The victim suffered a serious head injury and remains in hospital.

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward to assist with the investigation. Anyone with information is urged to contact the incident room Llanelli CID on 101.


20-year-old woman dies after crash near Glynneath

A 20-year-old woman has died after a crash near Glynneath.

Police were called to the incident on the A4109, Inter Valley Road, between Banwen and Glynneath around 7:40pm yesterday.

A 42-year-old woman and a 12-year-old girl were also involved in the crash and were sent to hospital with non life threatening injuries.

The road was closed for six hours to allow for investigation work.

South Wales Police are asking anyone who witnessed the collision, or the manner of driving of either of the vehicles involved, prior to the collision, contact the Western Roads Policing Unit, via 101, quoting reference 1700073461.


Appeal for help to find man missing from Cardiff

Mr Truman hasn't been seen since Thursday. Credit: Family photo/South Wales Police

Police are appealing for help to find a 32-year-old man who has been reported missing from his home in Cardiff.

Taimour Truman was last seen at his home on Manor Way in Whitchurch on Thursday at 7.30am. South Wales Police believe he may have travelled to London via Paddington Station.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference 1700071303.

Full-time: Mansfield Town 2 - 1 Newport County

Newport County narrowly lost out to Mansfield Town this afternoon after a late goal by the hosts saw them nudge a win.

Things looked promising for County thanks to an early goal by Ryan Bird, though Mansfield's Krystian Pearce equalised shortly after to make the score one-all at half time.

County found themselves a man down around the 67-minute mark when Jaanai Gordon was sent off after a second yellow card.

A Mansfield penalty saw them finish the game as the winners.

Final score: Mansfield Town 2 - 1 Newport County.

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