A serving Lancashire Police officer has been charged with attempted murder following an incident on Thursday at a Manchester hotel. The officer has been remanded in custody and will appear in court on Monday.
Emergency services attended an incident at a city centre hotel in Brook Street, Manchester, at around 11:30pm on Thursday over concerns for the welfare of a woman, who was taken to hospital.
Police haven't released any details as to why the woman was taken to hospital, however, she is said to be in a stable condition.
27-year-old serving Lancashire Police officer James Riley has been charged with attempted murder.
He has been remanded into custody and will appear at Manchester Crown Court on Monday.
A spokesperson for Greater Manchester Police said: "James Riley, 27, a serving Lancashire police officer, has been charged with attempted murder. At approximately 11.30pm on Thursday 10 November 2022, police were called to a report of concern for the welfare of a woman at a hotel on Brook Street, Manchester.
"Emergency services attended and the woman was taken to hospital, where she remains in a stable condition. Riley has been remanded in custody and will next appear at Manchester Crown Court on Monday 14 November 2022."