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Man arrested on suspicion of murder after teenager is stabbed in Yeovil

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Police have arrested a man on suspicion of murder after a 16-year old boy was stabbed in Yeovil in Somerset.

It happened in the Monmouth Road/Sherwall Close area of the town at around 10 o'clock last night, 6 November 2017.

The teenager was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

This was an extremely serious assault on a teenage boy and we’re appealing for anyone with information about what happened to come forward.

Did you see or hear anything suspicious in the Monmouth Road or Sherwell Close area of Yeovil (yesterday) evening? Did you see any part of the incident?

A full investigation is under way and we’ve arrested one male on suspicion of attempted murder.

– Det Insp Lee Jones, Avon and Somerset Police
  • Anyone with information should is asked to call Avon and Somerset Police Investigations on 101 giving the reference number 5217254373