Sam Portillo

Trainee Multimedia Reporter

Trainee Multimedia Reporter covering Newport for South Wales Argus.

Trainee Multimedia Reporter covering Newport for South Wales Argus.

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Live Armed officers hunt for suspect after 29-year-old woman stabbed

South Wales Police were called just before 9.10am this morning with a report that a 29-year-old woman had been stabbed on Moy Road, Aberfan. The suspect left the scene immediately after the incident and enquiries are ongoing to find him. A search of the immediate area is being carried out by armed officers. Local schools have activated their lockdown protocols whilst the incident is ongoing. Police are asking people to avoid the area. The woman was taken to hospital with injuries which are not believed to be life-threatening at this time.