THIS is the face of a man police are hunting in Abingdon after a woman was threatened with a sword.

Police searching for Kevin Stone, 28, of Abingdon, issued this photograph and asked the public to dial 999 if they see him.

They want to speak to Mr Stone in connection with an attack at 10.30am this morning after reports that a man threatened a woman with a sword in her home, assaulting her.

A sword was recovered from the address.

Patrol officers, the Chiltern Air Support Unit and the Armed Response Unit are currently searching the Abingdon area.

Mr Stone is white, around 5ft 9ins, slim, with mousey-brown short hair, green eyes, and a goatee beard. He is believed to be wearing a work uniform of green trousers and a green T-shirt.