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Boy, 14, charged over Dudley bus stabbing

A 14-year-old boy has been charged with attempted murder after a man was stabbed multiple times on a bus.

The attack took place in Burton Road, Dudley, on Friday, after a row broke out on board a bus and carried on in the street.

The 29-year-old man was stabbed in the back and chest and remains in hospital in a stable condition. A woman, 19, was punched in the face during the assault.

The boy, from Dudley, is due before Dudley Magistrates' Court later.

He is also charged with wounding with intent and possessing a knife in public.

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