January 17, 2011
person arrested in probe into Highbridge stabbing
said on Monday (January 17th) that a second person had been arrested
following a serious stabbing in Highbridge at the weekend that
has left a man in a critical condition.
first reported here
at the weekend, officers were called to Charlotte Court at just
before 5.25pm on Saturday evening when a 37-year-old male suffered
serious injuries in an assault.
A man in his 30s has handed himself in at Taunton Police Station
and has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.
And a woman, aged 25, who was arrested on Saturday, is continuing
to help police with their enquiries.
As pictured above, police remain at the scene today (Monday)
as a detailed examination by crime scene investigators continues.
Police told Burnham-On-Sea.com that the victim, who was
rushed to Weston General Hospital on Saturday, continues to be
in a "stable, but critical condition."
Part of the car park outside the building was sealed off with
police tape throughout Sunday while officers gathered evidence.
Members of a crime scene investigation unit spent part of the
day taking photos of a trail of blood in the car park which led
away from the taped-off entrance to Charlotte Court.
Meanwhile, police have appealed for any witnesses to the incident
to contact them via Taunton CID on 0845 4567000.