Husband of injured Cumbrian woman charged

A 43-year-old man has been charged after his wife suffered serious injuries at their home in Cumbria.

Police and the ambulance service were called to the property in Allerby, near Maryport, early on Saturday.

A 55-year-old woman was found with what police described as a number of serious injuries and was taken to Carlisle Infirmary.

Her husband will appear before West Allerdale magistrates on Monday charged with grievous bodily harm with intent.

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