There was a major incident in Headington yesterday. Here's what we know so far: 

  • BREAKING: Man arrested on suspicion of murder after Headington Co-op stabbing
  • A teenage girl has been stabbed at the Co-op at the top of London Road, Headington
  • There was a police cordon at the scene and the police helicopter was spotted overhead
  • Incident happened shortly after 3pm
  • Witnesses have described paramedics assisting the victim at the scene and blood-soaked clothes on the ground 
  • The victim has been taken to the John Radcliffe with serious injuries
  • It's believed the victim and the knifeman know eachother
  • Witnesses describe an altercation outside the shop shortly before the stabbing
  • Police have widened the cordon to Stile Road - only residents are allowed in the area
  • Police have revealed they are hunting for the knifeman
  • He is described as black, of large build, with short dark hair. He was wearing a green bomber-style jacket

WEDNESDAY UPDATES - CLICK HERE FOR MORE 

WHAT TO DO IF YOU HAVE INFORMATION

If anyone recognises someone matching the description of the offender please call police on 999.

If you witnessed the incident or have further information about what happened please call 101, quoting the reference 784 12/3.

The Oxford Times:

LIVE: Stabbing at Co-op Headington