Woman stabbed near Fairy Meadow

Wollongong police have arrested a man in Fairy Meadow after he allegedly stabbed a woman in the arm.

A NSW Ambulance spokeswoman said paramedics were called to an address on Bruce Road, Fern Hill at 9.07am on Monday where a woman was suffering ‘‘deep lacerations to her arm’’.

She was taken to Wollongong Hospital in a stable condition.

Wollongong police inspector Brian Wyver said the man was arrested and taken into custody about 12.30pm.