Northern Ireland

Charges over Hatfield Street stabbing

Police car on Hatfield St Image copyright PACEMAKER
Image caption It happened in the Hatfield Street area of the city at about 07:45 BST on Saturday

Police have charged two men with attempted murder following a stabbing in south Belfast.

It happened in the Hatfield Street area of the city at about 07:45 BST on Saturday. A man in his 20s was injured.

The two men are both aged 20 and have been charged with a number of other offences. They are due to appear at Belfast Magistrates' Court on Monday.

A third man, aged 21, has been charged with assault on police, criminal damage and disorderly behaviour.

He is due to appear at Belfast Magistrates' Court on 7 July.

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