Police Appeal issued after Sixteen year old teenager stabbed in Yeovil and Man Arrested for Attempted Murder

Police appealing for information and witnesses after a 16-year-old boy was stabbed in Yeovil this evening.

The victim was attacked in the Monmouth Road/Sherwell Close area of the town at around 10pm. He’s been airlifted to hospital with serious injuries.

DI Lee Jones said: “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 this 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.”

If you can help, please call Investigations on 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5217254373

If you don’t want to speak to the police, you can call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. They never take your name or trace your call. You can also visit their website 100 per cent anonymously at www.crimestoppers-uk.org

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