Man arrested after woman stabbed in Prestwick Spar shop
A 40-year-old man has been arrested following an alleged serious assault in a shop in South Ayrshire.
Police were called to the Spar shop on St Quivox Road, Prestwick, just after 07:00 on Monday following reports a 60-year-old female employee had been hurt.
BBC Scotland understands the woman was stabbed during the incident and required hospital treatment.
The 40-year-old man who was arrested is expected to appear from police custody at Ayr Sheriff Court later.