POLICE swooped on a Flintshire street following reports of an assault on a man with a knife.
They later arrested a man following the incident on Dock Road, Connah’s Quay, yesterday.
A police spokesman said they were called at 8.23am to reports of an assault on a man who sustained “minor knife wounds to his arm.”
The unnamed victim was taken to hospital for treatment. Several police cars surrounded a cordoned-off nearby block of flats while residents watched on.
The spokesman added: “Local officers located and arrested the suspect who is now in custody.”
A Welsh Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We were called at 8.20am to an incident on Dock Road, Connah’s Quay.
“We sent an emergency ambulance to the scene, and a man in his 30s with an arm injury was taken to the Countess of Chester Hospital.”