Police appeal for information after woman stabbed in Paignton

(Last Updated On: May 28, 2021)

Police have appealed for information after a woman was seriously assaulted in Paignton in the early hours of this morning, Friday 28 May.

Emergency services were called to an address on Torquay road just before 1am and found a woman in her 40s with stab wounds. The woman was taken to hospital, where she remains in a serious condition.

A 47-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and is in custody.

If you have any information that could help the police with their enquiries, please email 101@dc.police.uk or call 101, quoting crime reference CR/043267/21.

Alternatively, information can be passed anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 or via the charity’s website at www.crimestoppers-org.uk

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