Arrest made in connection with Cambria Street assault

A 17-year-old boy from Swindon has been arrested on suspicion of GBH following an assault on a 36-year-old man from Swindon last week.

Cambria Street assault
The scene behind Curtis Street, Swindon town centre. © Daniel J Webb

He has been released on conditional bail.

As per our breaking news we brought to you earlier last week, the incident happened around 12.20am on Tuesday 16th August 2016 on the path which runs from Wharf Green (town centre) to Cambria Bridge Road.

The latest on the victim’s condition is that he is still in a critical but stable condition in Southmead Hospital, Bristol.

Wiltshire Police are still appealing for witnesses to this incident; so if you can help with the investigation please contact DI Simon Childe on 101 or anonymously, via Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111.