Tesco stabbing horror as woman knifed inside supermarket

A 25-year-old woman was taken to hospital after being stabbed around 1.30pm yesterday

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A 34-year-old man has been arrested after a woman was stabbed in a Tesco supermarket.

Police were called to the store on Dalmarnock Road in Rutherglen, South Lanarkshire, at 1.30pm on Saturday following reports of an assault.

The 25-year-old was taken to hospital but her condition is unknown.

Tesco supermarket
Tesco supermarket

A spokeswoman for Police Scotland said: “Officers were called to a serious assault at a premises on Dalmarnock Road, Rutherglen, at around 1.30pm on Saturday July 9.

“A 25-year-old woman was taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.

“A 34-year-old man has been arrested in connection.”

Witnesses told the BBC the store was evacuated as a result of the attack.