18 Year Old Man Arrested in Connection With Stabbing & Robbery

Mon, 2021-05-10

Detectives have arrested an 18 year old male in connection with the stabbing & robbery of a 16 year old male on Friday evening.

Detective Superintendent Nicholas Pedro said: “Evidence obtained by officers led them to make the arrest. A second male has also been interviewed in relation to this serious matter.

The young male victim remains in hospital, being treated for serious injuries.

We would like to thank those members of the public who have come forward so far, as we recognize that we are reliant on the public to help make us all safer.

If you were on South Road, Southampton or on the public beaches & trails on Friday evening between 5:30pm & 6:15pm and saw anything you think might be related to this matter, we want to hear from you.

Please contact Detective Sergeant Clifford Roberts at the Criminal Investigations Unit by calling 211."