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Appeal for witnesses following grievous bodily harm incident in Slough

The Police are appealing for witnesses after an incident of grievous bodily harm in Slough.

It happened at around 6.15pm in Kirkwall Spur, Slough on Monday (24/8).

The victim, a man in his twenties sustained a slash wound to his back. He is currently being treated in hospital and is in a stable condition.

An 18-year-old man from Slough has been arrested on suspicion of section 18 grievous bodily harm with intent and is currently in custody.

Investigating officer, Detective Sergerant Georgina Adey, said: “I am appealing for witnesses to this incident, or anyone who has information about what happened, to please come forward.

“I would like to reassure the public that there is no wider risk, as we believe this was a targeted incident and an arrest has also been made.

“Anyone with information is asked to contact police by calling 101 or making a report online. Please quote reference 43200264983.

“Alternatively you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers online or on 0800 555 111.”