Northern Ireland

Man arrested after woman stabbed in south Belfast

The incident happened at Balfour Avenue in south Belfast
Image caption The incident happened at Balfour Avenue in south Belfast

A 28-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman was stabbed at a house in Balfour Avenue in south Belfast.

Police officers attended the scene at about 00:45 BST on Sunday and arrested the man.

A woman in her 20s was taken to hospital for treatment, but has since been released.

Police have appealed for information about the incident.