York & North Yorkshire

Man in court over York stabbing

A man charged with attempted murder following a stabbing in York has appeared before magistrates.

A 38-year-old man received stab wounds to his back and stomach and remains in a critical condition.

Police were called to Cygnet Street following reports of a disturbance at 18:00 GMT on Tuesday.

A 42-year-old man was remanded in custody by magistrates. He is expected to appear at York Crown Court on 30 November.