UPDATE: Man arrested after domestic incident in Horsham

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A man has been arrested after a domestic incident in Guildford Road, Horsham, yesterday evening (Monday April 22).

Police and paramedics attended the scene in a block of flats near the Bishopric’s KFC at around 6.30pm.

Officers received reports that the incident may have taken place outside and members of the public claim to have seen blood on the pavement.

A spokesman for Sussex Police said: “Police were called to Bishopric in Horsham at 6.25pm on Monday April 22 to concerns for the health of a man and an alleged domestic assault of a woman.

“It was reported a man was attempting to harm himself and the woman had been assaulted by him. She was not seriously injured and he was taken to East Surrey Hospital to be treated for minor injuries.”

A 24-year-old man from Horsham has been arrested for common assault and remains in custody today (Tuesday April 23).