Hereford & Worcester

Arrest for attempted murder at Ross-on-Wye house

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following an incident at a house in Herefordshire.

West Mercia Police said they went to Quarry Close, Ross-on-Wye, just before 08:00 GMT after a call from the ambulance service.

They found a woman with serious head injuries.

Det Ch Insp Martyn Barnes said: "This is a major investigation and the scene has been cordoned off while officers continue their inquiries."

Police said the woman had "significant injuries" which are not believed to be life-threatening and was taken to Hereford County Hospital.

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