Emergency services are believed to be attending a ‘serious assault’ in central Swindon.
Police cordoned off part of Manchester Road as a crime scene at around 8.30pm tonight (22 May).
There’s a large police presence and a single ambulance at the incident. Armed officers and a dog unit are also in attendance.
Reports on social media suggest a man was attacked with a glass bottle, causing him serious injuries. Other reports suggest a knife was involved in the assault.
The road is closed in both directions between Corporation Street and Alfred Street.
Wiltshire Police has been approached for comment, but a statement isn’t expected until tomorrow.
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