Woman and child fighting for life in hospital after attack in Hereford house

A woman and a child are fighting for their lives follow

ing a brutal a

ttack in Hereford in the early hours of the mornin

g. P

olice have arrested a 27-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder. Armed police swooped on a house in Hunderton Avenue, Hereford, at 3.10am after receiving a 999 call.

A woman in her 30s and a child were found with serious injuries and rushed to hospital where they remain in a critical condition. No further details are available about the extent of their injuries. The suspect, from Hereford, was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder at around 6.20am at the nearby Steels car dealers

hip. The suspect was arrested at a nearby garage (I

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premises on the A49 on the city ring road. He is currently in police custody. We would like to reassure residents this is currently being treated as an isolated incident and a number of enquiries are ongoing. A scene guard remains in place at

the location. A spokesperson from West Midlands Ambulance Service said: “On arri

val at hospital, their condition was described as critical but stable.” An area o

f the forecourt of the

garage in the city is currently taped off and under police guard. A

Steels garage spokesperson sa

id the garage remains open to customer.