Hampshire & Isle of Wight

Man charged with attempted murder over Southampton stabbing

A 23-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with a stabbing in Southampton.

The victim, aged 25, was stabbed "several times with a sharp implement" at a house in Sholing, on 3 November, police said.

He underwent emergency surgery for life threatening injuries but is now stable.

The suspect, who is also charged with assault, possession of an offensive weapon and criminal damage, is due before the city's magistrates later.

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