Hampshire & Isle of Wight

No charges for Southampton stabbing arrest woman

A 36-year-old woman arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was stabbed in Southampton has been released without charge.

The man, 38, told a police officer at Southampton General Hospital he was stabbed at about 2035 BST on Tuesday.

Police later arrested him at the hospital in connection with a robbery in Golden Grove, during which jewellery was ripped from a woman's neck.

Two people fled in a white Transit van. Police will question the man later.

A spokeswoman said the stabbed man remained in hospital and his condition is stable.

Officer are appealing for witnesses.

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