POLICE have arrested a man on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was stabbed in the Garden Village area of Richmond last night.

Paramedics were called to the area around 9.20pm and alerted police.

A police spokesperson said ambulance services had been called to a property after reports of a man with stab injuries. The man said he had been walking his dog in the Garden Village area when he was injured.

Police said: "Paramedics treated the man at the property and he was taken to hospital for further treatment, his injuries are not thought to be life threatening or life changing.

"A 27-year-old man from Catterick has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and currently remains in police custody."

Anyone with information is asked to call the police on 101, the incident number is Ref 12190152354.