Man arrested over double stabbing in Cumbria

A man has been arrested in connection with a double stabbing in Cumbria, police said.

Officers were called to a flat at Strawberry Bank in Scotby near Carlisle at about 1350 BST on Sunday.

A man and a woman were taken to hospital with neck injuries. He remains in intensive care, while she has been discharged.

Following a search of the area, a 25-year-old local man was arrested on suspicion of assault.

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