A woman is seriously injured in hospital after she was stabbed in the chest.

Police and paramedics rushed to a property in Borehamwood at around 8am.

Multiple police cars and ambulances were pictured in Ranskill Road, while the air ambulance landed in Three Fields, off Gateshead Road.

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Police and ambulances at the scene

A police spokesperson said: "Police were called at just after 8am today (Monday 23 November) to reports of an assault in Borehamwood.

"Officers, the East of England Ambulance Service and the air ambulance attended a residential property in Ranskill Road.

"A woman, found with stab wounds to her chest, was taken to hospital where she remains in a serious condition."

Police have confirmed a 17-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of GBH.

He is in police custody at this time.