Man charged over shops stabbing in Chelmsford

A man has been charged in connection with a stabbing outside a parade of shops in Essex.

The victim, a 35-year-old man, was taken to Broomfield Hospital after an attack on Trent Road in Chelmsford in the early hours of Wednesday.

Police arrested a 27-year-old shortly after the incident.

He has been charged with wounding with intent and possession of an offensive weapon and is due before Chelmsford magistrates later.

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