09/02/2015

Police Shoot Man Following Stabbing Incident In Hersden

A man has been shot by police after being called to attend an incident in Hersden where a woman was stabbed.

Police initially attended the scene at around 11.20pm on Sunday followed by firearms officers and police negotiators.

The man and woman, who are members of the same family, are both in a critical condition in hospital.

The case has been referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission.

(CD/IT)

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