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Teenager in court accused of stabbing Coventry man

Coventry Editorial 18th Nov, 2015 Updated: 28th Oct, 2016

A TEENAGER appeared in court yesterday (November 17) accused of stabbing a Coventry man.

The 17-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was arrested from an address in the Radford area on Monday, November 16 after a 25-year-old local man was assaulted in Barras Lane, Earlsdon just before 6.30pm on Friday, November 13.

The victim was taken to hospital and was treated for a wound to his lower back.

The youngster appeared at Coventry Magistrates Court charged with threatening a person with a bladed article and wounding with intent.

He was sent to crown court in youth detention and will appear before Coventry Crown Court on December 1.