Newbold stabbing: man charged with attempted murder

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A man has been charged with attempted murder and possession of a bladed article following an incident in Newbold on Sunday.

Caine Thompson, 19, of Parkfield Road was questioned by officers from Warwickshire Police after an appeal for witnesses was issued. He has been remanded in custody to appear at Warwick Crown Court on Thursday 18th December.

The charges relate to an incident which occurred on Parkfield Road at around 3pm on Sunday. The victim, a 21-year-old man, was stabbed several times, receiving injuries to his jaw and arm and requiring treatment at University Hospital, Coventry.

The victim’s injuries were serious but not thought to be life-threatening or life-changing.