Man arrested over assault on woman in Spalding

A 59-year-old woman is recovering in hospital after being assaulted in Lincolnshire.

Officers were alerted to Green Lane, in Spalding, on Wednesday evening after reports a woman had been attacked.

The victim has undergone surgery for her injuries which are not thought to be life threatening, a Lincolnshire Police spokesperson said.

A 33-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the assault and remains in police custody.

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