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Teen charged with attempted murder following incident in Stoke-on-Trent

A teenager from Stoke-on-Trent has been charged with attempted murder following an incident in the city on Sunday.

The 17-year-old was also charged with possession of an offensive weapon in a public place and will appear before magistrates at North Staffordshire Justice Centre in Newcastle-under-Lyme tomorrow (December 4).

The victim, a 16-year-old boy from the local area, is recovering in hospital, where his condition is described as stable.

Police say the investigation is on-going, and anyone with any information is asked to contact 101, quoting incident number 703 of 01 December.

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