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Abingdon sword attack: Police arrest 23-year-old man

A man has been arrested after a woman in Oxfordshire was assaulted by a man wielding a sword.

Police were called at 10:30 BST to a property in Abingdon where a man was said to have threatened the woman and caused a minor injury.

A 23-year-old man was arrested in the Abingdon Marina area shortly before 17:00 following a search of the town by Armed Response officers.

Thames Valley Police said he remains in custody.

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