Portsmouth attempted murder probe: detectives have until midnight to question woman

Detectives have until around midnight tonight to question a woman held on suspicion of attempted murder.

Monday, 4th April 2016, 5:19 pm
Updated Monday, 4th April 2016, 5:21 pm

The 21-year-old was arrested after a man sustained life-threatening injuries in an attack.

Police have been standing guard outside the flat where the attack happened in the early hours of Saturday morning in Timpson Road, Fratton.

A 25-year-old man is fighting for his life in Southampton General Hospital.

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The woman was arrested on Sunday on suspicion of attempted murder.

Officers can apply to extend the period of time they have to question her.