Updated: Man stabbed at house party

Police News.
Police News.

A man was seriously injured after a fight broke out at a house party in Brunel Road in the early hours of this morning.

Police were called to the scene at about 1.30am where a man in his 40s was found with puncture wounds to his chest.

He was taken to hospital and another man, aged 16, was arrested and remains in police custody being questioned by detectives.

Detective Sgt Martin Eaton said: “The victim is receiving medical treatment at this time and we believe the injuries are not life threatening. Although this incident happened during the early hours of the morning it is possible that local residents or motorists passing through the area may have seen the assault. I would urge these people to contact the police to help piece together exactly what happened.”

Scenes of crime officers were in Brunel Road this morning gathering evidence.

Call Det Sgt Eaton on 01582 394310 or Beds Police on 101 with information.