A WOMAN has been arrested following an assault in Shanklin last night (Monday), which left another woman with head injuries.

Police are investigating the assault, which took place at an address in Atherley Road between 9.30pm and 10.30pm.

Another woman, in her 40s, sustained head and leg injuries during the incident.

A 32-year-old woman from Shanklin has been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent.

She remains currently remains in custody.