Old Buckenham assault results in couple in 80s being hospitalised as police 'try to understand the circumstances'
A man and a woman in their 80s have been hospitalised after an incident that took place on Monday at an address on Attleborough Road in Old Buckenham.
Police were called at around 8.10pm following reports of concerns for the welfare of the couple - with the man and woman both having been admitted to Norfolk and Norwich Hospital for treatment.
The female, who police believe was assaulted, has subsequently been released from the hospital, but the male remains there undergoing treatment.
He was detained in connection with the incident to assist police with their enquiries.
Police believe this is an isolated incident and continue to work with partner agencies to try to understand the circumstances.