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Man held after attempted murder in High Wycombe

A man has been arrested in connection with an attempt to murder a 39-year-old woman in Buckinghamshire.

The woman was found inside a property in Holtspur Avenue, High Wycombe, at 10:30 GMT with serious injuries and was taken to hospital where she remains in a critical condition.

The arrested man, who is 46, is currently in police custody.

Det Ch Insp Vince Grey, who is leading the inquiry, said the investigation was still "at a very early stage".

He added: "We are now focussing on establishing the circumstances surrounding how the woman sustained her injuries.

"I believe this to be an isolated incident."

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