DETECTIVES are treating a serious assault in Dundonald last night, Saturday, June 6, as attempted murder.
At around 11.30 pm it was reported that a 39 year old male had sustained a number of stab wounds to his head and upper body after he was assaulted at a property on Comber Road.
He was taken to hospital for treatment where his condition is described as serious.
A 46 year old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.
A 41 year old woman has been arrested on suspicion of assisting offenders.
Both remain in police custody at this time.
Detectives are appealing for anyone who was in the vicinity of Comber Road last night and who witnessed any form of altercation or anyone who has any information that can assist with the investigation to contact detectives in Lisburn on 101 quoting reference 1848 06/06/20.
A report can be made using the online reporting form via www.psni.police.uk/makeareport
Information can also be provided to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org