A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a domestic incident in Wallasey in the early hours of this morning.

Emergency services were called to a house in Lea Road at around 3am to reports of a woman in her 30s being found seriously injured.

A 48-year-old man from Wallasey was detained at the scene, arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and taken a police station for questioning.

The woman was taken to hospital for assessment of serious head injuries.

Officers remain at the scene to carry out enquiries.

Anyone who saw or heard anything in the early hours of this morning is asked to contact @MerPolCC, 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, with reference 20000094874.