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Man charged with attempted murder

Posted on 10th January 2017

A man has been charged with attempted murder after a woman was found seriously injured at a house in Spondon.

Paul Sherratt (56), of Avondale Road, Spondon, is due to appear before Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court this morning.

We were called to a house in Avondale Road at about 2.45am on Saturday, January 7, after receiving a report that a man and a woman were injured inside.

They were both taken to hospital for treatment and when Mr Sherratt was discharged, he was arrested.

The woman, aged 59, is still in hospital in a serious condition having suffered a significant head injury.

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