Leeds & West Yorkshire

Man arrested over Garforth double stabbing

Police investigating a double stabbing in Leeds have arrested a man on suspicion of attempted murder.

A mother and daughter, aged 55 and 25, suffered serious injuries during the incident in Bar Lane, Garforth, on 2 August.

West Yorkshire Police said a 40-year-old man had been arrested and was in custody.

A force spokesman confirmed officers were no longer searching for 40-year-old Leslie Cunningham.

Both victims are said to be recovering but the 55-year-old woman remains in a stable condition in hospital.

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