A WOMAN is fighting for her life after being stabbed inside a Wearside house.
Police were called to a home in Avon Terrace in Columbia, Washington, at 6.39am today, after reports of a woman being stabbed.
She was taken to Newcastle’s Royal Victoria Infirmary, with serious injuries.
A 34–year–old man has been arrested and officers say both parties are known to each other.
A spokesman for Northumbria Police said: “The area is currently cordoned off while officers carry out inquiries in the area.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 extension 69191.