Northamptonshire man, 28, arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following alleged stabbing

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A woman is in a serious condition in hospital and a man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following an alleged stabbing in Northamptonshire.

A 41-year-old woman from Rushden was airlifted to University Hospital in Coventry following an incident this morning (Thursday).

Officers are reassuring the local community and believe this to be an isolated incident

The incident is believed to have happened shortly before 8am on Coltsfoot Road, Rushden.

The woman remains in a serious condition.

A Northamptonshire Police spokesman said: “A 28-year-old local man has been arrested on suspicion of attempt murder, and remains in police custody.

“Officers are reassuring the local community and believe this to be an isolated incident.”

Anyone with any information can call Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org