Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Sheffield stabbing: Two charged after five men injured

Scene in Sheffield
Image caption Both men are both being questioned on suspicion of violent disorder

Two men have been charged over violence in Sheffield which led to one man being stabbed and four injured.

The men, aged 19 and 28, were arrested held after trouble flared in the Wicker area at about 04:50 GMT on 23 December.

They have both been charged with violent disorder and the teenager has also been charged with possession of an offensive weapon.

The men - who are both from Sheffield - have been remanded and will appear at Sheffield Magistrates' Court later.

Police believe an incident may have occurred at Niche nightclub on Walker Street before the men were assaulted.

The injured men, aged 21, 22, 23, 39 and 42, were taken to hospital but have since been discharged.

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