FOUR people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man died following an assault.

Gwent Police were called to a property on Marshfield Road in Trinant at about 7.30pm yesterday evening. A 27-year-old man was wounded and later died at the Royal Gwent Hospital in Newport.

Two men, both 26, and two women, aged 30 and 22, were arrested and are in custody. They are all from the Trinant area.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call 101 and quote log number 348 11/1/14.