Attempted murder arrest over Stockton attack

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after an attack left a Teesside man with serious head and facial injuries.

The 45-year-old victim remains in a serious condition in hospital after the incident at a house in Blackett Avenue in Stockton on Saturday night.

Cleveland police said a cordon remained around the property. No-one else was reported as injured.

A force spokeswoman said a 21-year-old local man was in custody.

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