Gloucestershire

Man arrested after woman injured in Gloucestershire

The casualty being loaded into a helicopter
Image caption Officers were called to reports of an assault in a car park in The Chippings

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman was injured in a Gloucestershire town.

Officers were called to reports of an assault in a car park in The Chippings in Wotton-under-Edge at about 1025 GMT on Monday.

Police said the woman was airlifted to Frenchay Hospital, near Bristol, with injuries that were not thought to be life-threatening.

A 62-year-old local man was arrested and is currently in police custody.

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