Scalby stabbing: woman in custody

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A woman in her fifties is in police custody following a stabbing in Scalby.

Police were called by the ambulance service to a property in the Scalby area at around 12.45pm on Wednesday, August 15, after a man in his sixties sustained two knife wounds to his neck.

The man was taken to Scarborough Hospital for treatment and has since been discharged.

A woman in her fifties has been arrested in connection with the incident and remains in police custody. Police enquiries are continuing into the incident.