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Man dies and two others injured after three people attacked by knifeman

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A man has died and another suffered serious injuries after three people were stabbed near Tewkesbury.

Gloucestershire Police confirmed two men and a woman were attacked during the incident in Walton Cardiff on Tuesday evening.

Officers were called to Snowdonia Road and Arlington Road shortly after 5.20pm.

Numerous members of the public intervened.

Police were called to the housing estate near Tewkesbury on Tuesday evening
Image: Police were called to a housing estate on Snowdonia Road and Arlington Road near Tewkesbury on Tuesday evening

A man in his 50s has been arrested and remains in custody, and officers are not seeking anyone else in connection with the incident.

One man suffered serious injuries and, despite the best efforts of emergency medical teams, died at the scene. His next of kin has been informed.

A second man suffered a series of stab wounds and has been taken to Southmead Hospital in Bristol where he remains in a stable condition.

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A woman suffered a wound to her leg and has been taken to Gloucestershire Royal Hospital for treatment.

Detective Inspector Ben Lavender, from the Brunel Major Crime Investigation Team, said: “Our investigation is in the early stages and we’re working hard to establish what has happened.

“We’re in the process of speaking to numerous witnesses and those who helped at the scene of this serious incident.

“Anyone with information or anyone who has mobile phone footage relating to the incident and who hasn’t already spoken to police in the area is asked to please contact us.”

Cordons remain in place around the scene.

Anyone with any information can fill out an online form, or call the police on 101 quoting incident 320 of 5 October.