A woman has been rushed to hospital with serious injuries after allegedly being assaulted at a property on Fife.

Police were called to reports of a disturbance in the Abbotsford Drive area of Glenrothes shortly after 2pm on Thursday, June 17.

A 33-year-old was found badly hurt before being rushed to hospital by ambulance for treatment.

Her current condition is unknown.

A large cordon was put in place while residents reported seeing police dogs being drafted in to search the surrounding area.

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Police Scotland have now confirmed that a 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident.

A force spokesperson said: “At around 2.05pm on Thursday, 17 June, officers in Glenrothes were called to the Abbotsford Drive area following a report that a 33-year-old woman had been seriously assaulted.

“The woman was treated by ambulance and has been taken to hospital.

“A 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and enquiries are ongoing.”

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