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UPDATES: Large police cordon in Great Lever after 'serious incident'

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UPDATES: Large police cordon in Great Lever after 'serious incident'

By Lyell Tweed

Last updated:

  • - A police cordon is in place in a park off Rupert Street Rudford Gardens
  • - The cordon stretches on a path under a bridge under Settle Street
  • - Police are on scene along with CSI
  • - Two men have been arrested over a 'senseless and violent attack' on a 15-year-old boy
  • - The teenager was attacked while in an area near Settle Street, Great Lever, between 7.30pm and 8pm on Sunday August 8
  • - Police became aware of the attack when they were called to the Royal Bolton Hospital at 11.15pm the same day
  • - The teenager sustained serious injuries and remains in hospital in a stable condition
  • - Enquiries are ongoing and a 17-year-old male has been arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent