Manchester

Man charged with attempted murder after girl stabbed

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Image caption Police are appealing for witnesses to contact them

A man has been charged with attempted murder after a girl was stabbed in Greater Manchester.

The 16-year-old was stabbed at a house in Walkden, Salford, on Tuesday night. She suffered a serious wound to her hand, police said.

The 35-year-old man, from Walkden, is due before magistrates in Salford later.

Greater Manchester Police have appealed to anyone with any information to contact them.

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