A 40-year-old woman has been charged with murder following the fatal incident on Sunday evening

A man has died in

hospital after being stabbed onboard a boat moored on the Thames on Sunday

evening.

Emergency crews

attended the scene near Bridge Street in Abingdon at around 7.30pm.

South Central

Ambulance Service took Robert Dobinson, 33, to hospital where he died of his

injuries.

40-year-old Natasha

Elderfield was charged with his murder on Tuesday morning and is due to appear

at Oxford Magistrate’s Court later in the day.

Detective chief

inspector Kevin Brown assured locals that they believed the incident was an

isolated event and that there was no threat to the wider community.

“Extensive forensic

work is being undertaken and a scene watch in place in the area nearby Bridge

Street in Abingdon. I would ask local residents for their understanding and

cooperation during this critical part of the investigation,” he said.

Anyone who can provide

information in relation to the investigation is being asked to contact Thames

Valley Police 24-hour non-emergency number 101.