Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Man arrested over Darfield attempted murder

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman was found with extensive burns at a house in Darfield, South Yorkshire.

The 51-year-old woman was discovered by police at 18:20 BST on Monday after officers were called to a property on Primrose Avenue.

She was taken to Sheffield's Northern General Hospital where she remains in a serious condition, police said.

A 46-year-old man was arrested at the scene and is being held in custody.

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