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Luton stabbing: Five charged after teenager badly hurt

The scene of the stabbing in Wellington Street
Image caption An 18-year-old man was stabbed in Wellington Street on Tuesday

Five teenagers have been charged after a man was stabbed during a fight on a Luton street.

Two 19-year-olds and three 17-year-olds are accused of violent disorder following the stabbing in Lower Wellington Street at about 12:45 GMT on Tuesday.

The 18-year-old victim suffered serious, but not life-threatening, injuries and is recovering in hospital.

All five will appear at Luton Magistrates' Court later.

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