A MAN has been arrested after a search through the night to find the attacker who stabbed a woman outside the Co-op in Headington. 

A 30-year-old man from Oxford was arrested by Thames Valley Police at 10.40am on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman was knifed at 3.10pm yesterday afternoon. 

The man is currently in police custody. 

The victim, a woman in her 20s, was rushed to the John Radcliffe hospital with serious injuries and is still there. 

The force wrote online that her family are being supported by specially trained officers. 

With any information related to the inicident, call the police on 101 quoting the reference number 784 (12/3).