A 41-YEAR-old man has been remanded in custody after a woman was found with multiple stab wounds.

Jonny Maughan from Robinson Place in Parr appeared before Preston Magistrates yesterday (Monday, May 5) charged with attempted murder.

He is accused of attacking a 25-year-old woman at an address in Heysham, Lancashire last Friday.

The victim remains at Royal Preston Hospital where she is described as stable.

Maughan is due to appear at Preston Crown Court on Tuesday, May 13.