Man and two teenagers arrested after stabbing in shopping centre in Caerphilly

The attack took place in the early hours of Saturday morning in the Castle Arcade shopping centre in Caerphilly Credit: PA

Three people have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was stabbed in Caerphilly.

The man, who has not yet been named, was left with life-threatening injuries after the incident that happened at about 01:25am outside Castle Court shopping centre in Caerphilly.

The 32-year-old was walking with a 29-year-old woman when they were allegedly approached by a group of people and he was attacked and stabbed in the stomach.

Gwent Police have confirmed a 27-year-old man, a boy and girl, both 17, have been arrested.

The injured pair were taken to the University Hospital of Wales, where the man's injuries have been described as life-threatening.

The woman was not as seriously hurt but suffered head injuries.

Police are appealing for information to help with their investigation.

A Gwent Police statement said: "We're keen to speak to anyone who was in the area between 01:00 and 01:30, or those who have information that could help our ongoing investigation."