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Incident on Commercial Street, Hereford

At about midday today, West Mercia Police received reports that a man had been injured in an incident on Commercial Street in Hereford.

The man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries.

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and is in police custody.  Enquiries are still ongoing and this remains a dynamic incident.

Superintendent Sue Thomas says: "There's an increased police presence in the town centre at the moment while we investigate this incident, and a cordon in place around the scene of the assault."

If you saw the incident or have information to support our investigation, please phone 101 and quote incident reference 249S of today's date (29 January).

 

Issued by corporate communications (LR) at 1.05pm on 29 January.

Published 29/01/18