Police have arrested a man following a stabbing in Heacham yesterday (Sunday).

Officers were called to an address in High Street at 11.20am and found a man with a stab wound to his neck.

The victim, in his 60s, was taken by air ambulance to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in King’s Lynn where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

A man in his 50s from the Heacham area was arrested in connection with the stabbing and remains in police custody.

Detective Sergeant Matt Hendry said: “We are continuing to investigate the circumstances leading up to this incident, however, initial enquiries have established those involved are known to each other.

“Anyone who may have witnessed this incident, or anyone with information should contact police.”

Anyone with information is asked call Western CID at Swaffham on 101 quoting reference number 36/3323/21.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.