Colum Road closed by armed police

Colum Road had a busy start during the early hours of Tuesday morning.

Colum Road, home to Cardiff University’s student halls Colum Hall; two private student halls and numerous heavily populated houses was closed yesterday morning, from the hours of 7am to roughly 8:30am, in both directions.

Colum Hall, one of Cardiff University’s student accommodations.

A 28-year-old man was injured and treated for non-life threatening injuries and a 27-year-old man was given an armed escort. He was then arrested for assault and is in police custody.

One of the many houses on Colum Road.