Monday, November 28, 2022

Attempted murder investigation launched in Lincoln

Lincolnshire Police have arrested a 34-year-old woman on suspicion of attempted murder following an altercation which has left a man with multiple wounds requiring hospital treatment.

Officers were called to reports that a man had suffered what were described as stab wounds at an address in Kenner Close, Lincoln. The exact cause of the wounds is under investigation.

On arrival, officers found a man in his 60’s with significant injuries to the neck and face area. He received treatment at the scene and is now being treated in hospital. His condition is described as life-threatening.

The call came in at 12.49pm Sunday 7 August. Acting on intelligence, officers arrested a suspect eight minutes later. She remains in police custody.

Police are not looking for anyone else in connection with this incident, and are asking people not to speculate about the circumstances and allow officers the time to investigate thoroughly.

Specially trained investigators, response officers and forensic investigators will remain on the scene for at least the next 24 hours while they carry out initial enquiries.

The police are also appealing to anyone who may have information about the incident to get in touch by calling 101, quoting incident number 214 of 7 August, emailing force.control@lincs.police.uk, adding incident number 214 of 7 August in the subject line, or calling CrimeStoppers on 0800 555 111.

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