Cornwall

Falmouth knife attack woman airlifted to hospital

A woman in her 70s has been airlifted to hospital after being injured in a knife attack.

Emergency services were called to a house in Falmouth just after 08:00 BST.

The woman was taken by air ambulance to Derriford Hospital in Plymouth, where her condition was described as "stable".

Devon and Cornwall Police said a 77-year-old man had been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm, and was being held in custody.

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