Five arrests on suspicion of attempted murder in Peterborough

Three men and two women have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was attacked in Peterborough.

The man, 56, is in a critical condition in hospital after being found collapsed at an address in Lincoln Road at about 22:30 BST on Saturday.

A woman, 51, and a man, 35, were arrested in Peterborough on Sunday.

Police arrested a further two men, aged 51 and 21, and a 40-year-old woman, in Boston, Lincolnshire, on Monday.

Police said the victim had suffered serious injuries and was taken to Peterborough City Hospital.

All five are currently at Thorpe Wood Police Station.

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