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Man charged with attempted murder after Lancaster stabbing


A man has been charged with the attempted murder of a man in Lancaster.

A 49-year-old man was found with a stab wound to the chest at a house in Patterdale Road on Thursday evening.

He was taken to Royal Lancaster Infirmary and later transferred to Blackpool Victoria Hospital, where he remains in a serious condition.

A 29-year-old local man has been charged and is due to appear at Lancaster Magistrates' Court on Saturday.