Police have made an arrest after a man and woman were assaulted in Bedford on Saturday evening (23 July).
At around 9pm, an altercation took place in the dance stage area at Bedford River Festival in Russell Park.
During the incident, the offender attacked the victims with what was believed to be a knife.
Officers responded to the report and a 17-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm a short time later.
He was taken into police custody for questioning and was later bailed.
Both victims were taken to hospital for treatment to their injuries.
Detective Constable Zoe Keepin, from Bedfordshire Police, said: “This was a concerning incident and we acted promptly to make this arrest. Violence such as this isn’t welcome in our communities and won’t be tolerated.
“This incident took place in a busy area of the River Festival, and we would like to speak to anyone who can help establish what has taken place. If you were in the area at the time and witnessed the incident, please get in touch right away.”