An on-duty police officer has been charged with attempted murder after a woman was taken to hospital.
Greater Manchester Police (GMP) said officers were called to a report of concern for the welfare of a woman at a Brook Street hotel in the city at around 11.30pm on Thursday.
Emergency services responded and the woman was taken to hospital, where she is in stable condition.
James Riley, 27, an on-duty Lancashire Police officer, has been charged with attempted murder, GMP said.
He has been taken into police custody and will appear at Manchester Crown Court on Monday.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the police.