Woman and boy arrested following Malinslee assault
Two people have been arrested after a man was assaulted in Telford earlier today.
Around 4.30pm police were called to Withywood Drive in Malinslee.
A man in his 40s was found unconscious and was taken to hospital where he is in a serious condition. His injuries are potentially life-threatening.
Two people – a woman aged 38 and a 15 year old boy – have been arrested in connection with the incident and are in police custody.
Extra officers are currently in the area and will remain in the area overnight.
Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses.
Detective Inspector Billy Scott, from Telford CID, said: “Our enquiries are in their early stages and we are appealing for anyone who was in Malinslee earlier today and saw what happened, or may have information that can help with our investigation, to get in contact.
“Extra officers are in the area to offer reassurance to the local community and answer any concerns they may have.”
Any witnesses, or anyone with information, is asked to contact West Mercia Police on 101 quoting reference 522 180618 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.