One of two people said to be in a critical condition after they were exposed to an unknown substance is a Russian national convicted of spying for Britain, ITV News understands.
A man, believed to be Sergei Skripal, and woman are being treated at the hospital after police were called to The Maltings on Sunday shortly after 4pm.
He and a 33-year-old woman, who are believed to know each other, “were found unconscious on a bench in The Maltings in Salisbury” on Sunday afternoon, Wiltshire Police said.
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