Bristol

Pair on attempted murder charge after Stockwood attack

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Image caption Police said the attack took place on Sturminster Road, Stockwood on Sunday morning

A man and a woman have been charged with attempted murder following a gang attack in Bristol.

The victim, a 36-year-old man, was seriously assaulted by a group of men on Sturminster Road, Stockwood, at 07:20 BST on Sunday.

A 26-year-old man from the Erdington area of Birmingham and a 25-year-old woman from Whitchurch, Bristol, will appear in court on Wednesday.

The victim remains in a serious but stable condition in hospital.

Avon and Somerset Police said he suffered serious injuries to his hand and head.

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