Police on Friday charged a 26-year-old man, of West Bay, with attempted murder, threats to kill and wounding, in connection with a knife attack on a woman on Oct. 21.

The man remained in police custody over the weekend and is scheduled to appear in court on Monday, Oct. 29.

According to an earlier police statement, police officers and emergency services were dispatched to a report of a serious assault at a residence in West Bay just before 1:45 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 21.

It was reported that a woman was attacked with a knife by a man known to her.

The man had left the scene before police arrived.

The woman was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at the Cayman Islands Hospital.