Detectives are investigating a hammer attack in Melksham this morning (Sunday).
Emergency services were called to the serious assault in Foundry Close shortly after 7am.
The victim, a man aged in his 20s, sustained injuries that required hospital treatment.
Wiltshire Police have confirmed his wounds aren’t thought to be life-changing or life-threatening.
A man, aged in his 30s, has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent. He is currently in custody for questioning.
Forensic investigation work is ongoing at the scene – which appears to be within an upstairs flat.
Click here to join our WhatsApp Channel and get breaking news sent directly to your mobile – don’t forget to turn on notifications by clicking the bell icon.
Click a topic to read more stories like this: