Third teenager arrested in connection with attempted murder


A third teenager, a 17-year-old from Exeter has been arrested in connection with an attack on a male at an address on Lancelot Road, Beacon Heath, Exeter, at around 11.30pm on Tuesday 27 April.

An 18-year-old was taken to Derriford Hospital with serious leg and head injuries following the attack, where he remains in a serious condition.

The two teenagers who were previously arrested are believed to be known to the victim, they remain in police custody while enquiries continue.

Anyone who was in the area at the time and may have information which could assist police enquiries is asked to contact police on 101 or via email on and quote crime reference number CR/033748/21.

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