Man arrested after woman found with cut jaw

Police were called to Leveson Road in Sprowston to reports a woman had been injured following a domestic incident. 

Police were called to Leveson Road in Sprowston on Wednesday August 18 to reports a woman had been injured following a domestic incident. - Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto

A man has been arrested on suspicion of assault after a woman was found with a cut to her jaw. 

Police were called to Leveson Road in Sprowston on Wednesday night [August 18] to reports a woman had been injured following a domestic incident. 

Officers arrived on the scene at about 9.40pm and found a woman with a cut to her jaw, thought to have been caused by glass. 

The woman was taken to hospital for treatment and a man, aged in his 50s, was arrested at the scene on suspicion of assault occasioning grievous bodily harm. 

He was taken to Aylsham Police Investigation Centre for questioning where he remains.  


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The air ambulance was initially called to the scene but later stood down. 


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