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Man held over dog walk stabbing

Police are continuing to question a 33-year-old man on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman was stabbed in the back while walking her dog in Devon.

The 49-year-old victim was attacked on a footpath on Bowden Hill in the village of Yealmpton on Monday morning.

Officers said she was still "poorly" but her injuries were not thought to be life threatening.

A passer-by who tried to help her was also injured after being punched in the face.