A man, 49, has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, after a stabbing in Shildon, County Durham.
A man suffered stab wounds on May 23. He is currently in custody at Bishop Auckland police station.
The victim, aged 44, remains in a stable condition in hospital and is receiving treatment for a number of stab wounds to his body.
The emergency services were called to a house in Oaklea shortly after 2pm on Sunday following reports a man had been stabbed several times.
Officers believe the incident actually took place at a different address, elsewhere in Shildon.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers, 0800 555111.