Man arrested after Tiverton stabbing
- 30 August 2014
- From the section Devon
Police searching for a man after a woman was stabbed in Devon have made an arrest.
A manhunt initially involving armed police and a helicopter began after the attack in Tiverton on Friday evening.
Devon and Cornwall Police said the 44-year-old man they were looking for was known to the woman, 27, who suffered a "number of significant injuries".
A man has been arrested in London and will be taken to the South West for questioning on Sunday, police said.
The woman's injuries are not said to be life-threatening.
Emergency services, including armed police, were called to the old railway line in Cowleymoor at about 17:30 BST on Friday.
The woman had been stabbed there and was taken to hospital.