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Assault leaves 19-year-old with 'life changing injuries'

Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious assault in Cardiff that left a man with "life changing injuries".

The assault happened in the Rumney area of Cardiff. Credit: Google Street View

South Wales Police says the attack happened at a property in Prestatyn Road, Rumney at around 10pm on Sunday 30th August.

A 19 year-old male has been taken to University Hospital Wales in Cardiff with life changing injuries.

I am urging any one who was in the property at the time of this incident or may have any information about the person responsible to get in touch with us

– Detective Sergeant Chris Grey

Anyone with information is asked to call us by calling 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting reference: 1500319490.

Body recovered from River Taff after police search

Credit: ITV News/Keith Phillips

A body's been recovered from the River Taff in Cardiff, South Wales Police says.

Emergency services were called the riverbank close to the city centre at around 2pm after reports of a body in the water. Search crews were stood down earlier this afternoon, but police have now confirmed a body has been recovered.

A police spokeswoman said no further information about the identity of the body available at this time.


Fire crews searching Cardiff river 'stood down'

Search crews looking for a body in the River Taff in Cardiff have been stood down.

South Wales Fire and Rescue Service says crews have searched from the Castle Street bridge to Penarth Road bridge with no sightings.

Police searching Cardiff river in 'ongoing incident'

Police were called to the River Taff close to the city centre just before 2pm today. Credit: ITV News/Keith Phillips

Emergency services are searching the River Taff in Cardiff, after reports a body was spotted in the water.

South Wales Police says officers are dealing with an 'ongoing incident' in the river close to the city centre. South Wales Fire and Rescue said it was called to the river bank by police at around 1.55pm after reports of a body in the river.

No further information is available at this time.

Emergency services are searching the river after reports of a body in the water. Credit: ITV News/Keith Phillips


Danny Jones tribute: Praise for Lizzie Jones' performance at Challenge Cup Final

The widow of Danny Jones, has sung in his memory at the Challenge Cup Final in Wembley.

Lizzie Jones - a professional singer - performed 'Abide With Me' before 70,000 fans.

Lizzie Jones sings Abide with Me before the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup Final at Wembley Stadium Credit: Paul Harding/PA Wire
Lizzie leaves the pitch with her children after singing Credit: Paul Harding/PA Wire
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