Tyne & Wear

Attempted murder charges after Wallsend Metro attack

Two men have been charged with attempted murder after a man was attacked at a Metro station in North Tyneside.

The victim suffered serious head injuries when he was set upon at Wallsend Metro station on Sunday night. He is still in a critical condition.

A 22-year-old from Northampton and a 21-year-old from Wallsend have been charged with attempted murder.

They will appear before North Tyneside Magistrates' Court on Tuesday.

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