A 35-year-old woman from Alexandria, St Lucy, and her boyfriend have been injured by assailants.
Police say Nicole Hinds was at home with her boyfriend when two men broke into the house around 11:30 last night.
She was stabbed multiple times, while her male companion was also injured. The extent of his injuries are not known.
One of the suspected assailants was held by lawmen and is now under police guard.
Lawmen say he is being treated for an injury.