Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after incident in Yatton

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following an incident in Yatton yesterday (April 10).

Police were called to Henley Lane around 3pm after a man and woman were found with serious injuries.

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They both remain in hospital.

A 33-year-old man was arrested in Kewstoke overnight.

Chief Inspector Jess Aston said: “Our investigation is at an early stage, but at this time we believe this to be an isolated incident.

“Although there is not believed to be a heightened risk to public safety, people can expect to see an increased high-visibility presence in the area over the coming days with additional reassurance patrols planned.

“We’d urge anyone concerned about what has happened this weekend to speak with one of those officers on patrol and they will happy to talk to you.

“Alternatively, the local team can be contacted through our website as normal.”

If you have any information, contact the police via their website or by calling 101 with reference 5221076615.

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