Teen in court over Wolverhampton 'claw-hammer attack'
A 17-year-old boy has appeared in court charged with attempted murder after a teenager was hit with a claw-hammer.
The victim, 17, had emergency surgery for a head injury following the attack in Bilston Street, Wolverhampton, on 12 July, police said.
At Walsall Magistrates Court on Monday, the accused, who cannot be named, was remanded at a youth detention facility.
He is set to appear at Wolverhampton Magistrates Court on 18 July.
Another youth has been released on bail as police investigations continue.