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Woman stabbed: Arrest in Wales over Staffordshire attempted murder

Footage of the incident in Queensferry Image copyright Samantha Brownlie
Image caption North Wales Police stopped a car near Asda in Queensferry and closed several roads

A woman has suffered multiple stab wounds in what Staffordshire Police described as a "domestic-related" attack.

The victim was discovered in Foley Road, Longton, just after 14:00 GMT and is being treated in hospital.

At about 17:20 North Wales Police officers stopped a car at an Asda supermarket in Queensferry, Flintshire.

They arrested a 48-year-old man from Longton on suspicion of attempted murder.

He is expected to be questioned by Staffordshire Police detectives.

Roads around the supermarket were closed while officers made the arrest.

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