POLICE are investigating the alleged murder of a 35-year-old woman from Darfield.

Officers were called to an address on Upperwood Road, Darfield on Monday March 4 at around 4.22pm.

A 35-year-old woman was found deceased and a 42-year-old man had sustained stab injuries and was taken to hospital. 

The 42-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in hospital.

Anyone with information about this incident should contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 825 of Monday, 4 March.