Devon

Attempted murder arrest over Plymouth stabbing

Stabbing scene in Langhill Road, Plymouth
Image caption The area was cordoned off for a police investigation

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a stabbing in Plymouth.

Police were called to Langhill Road in the Peverell area at about 22:20 BST on Saturday after being alerted by an ambulance crew at the scene.

The stabbed man was taken to Derriford Hospital. His condition was serious but stable, police said.

The arrested man was taken to Charles Cross police station. The area was cordoned off for an investigation.

Officers were expected to remain in the area for much of Sunday, Devon and Cornwall Police said.

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