POLICE have arrested a 68-year-old man in connection with the alleged stabbing of a pensioner in Mansfield.
Officers were called to a property in The Patchills at about 8.50am on Sunday following a report that a woman had been found with stab wounds.
The 67-year-old woman was taken to the Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham, where she remains in a stable condition.
The 68-year-old man remains in police custody.
Two van loads of police officers were at the property today, which is next to Abbey Primary School, and it was cordoned off with police tape. The police left the property and removed the tape shortly before 5pm.