Shropshire

Seven charged with conspiracy to murder teenager in Telford

Seven people have been charged with conspiracy to murder a teenager who was found injured at a Telford house.

The five men, a woman and a teenage boy have also been charged with false imprisonment and conspiracy to carry out a sexual assault.

It follows an incident which took place in the Woodside area between 27 August and 1 September. The victim remains in a stable condition in hospital.

The seven - aged 16 to 25 - will appear before Telford magistrates on Monday.

West Mercia Police said another 20-year-old woman, a 13-year-old girl and a 16 year old, all from Telford, had also been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and were all bailed until the end of September while investigations continued.

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