Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in Brighton

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman was stabbed multiple times.

Jamiv Usman, 30, believed to the woman's partner, was arrested after being spotted by a member of the public in Coombe Road, Brighton.

The 19-year-old woman was attacked in the early hours of Saturday, at a house in Meadowview.

A neighbour raised the alarm after going into the house at about midnight and finding blood, police said.

At about the same time, the woman, who had several stab wounds, is said to have boarded a nearby bus.

The woman was taken to hospital in Brighton, where her condition is described as serious, but stable.

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