Man charged over Bessbrook attack
Published Sunday, 16 September 2012
A man is facing a charge of attempted murder following a stabbing in Bessbrook, Co Armagh.
The man was stabbed in the street in the early hours of Sunday. (© UTV)
A 24-year-old man was attacked during a fight in the Thomas Street area at around 4.30am on Sunday.
He is being treated in a Belfast hospital for injuries that are described as life-threatening.
A 34-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder and possession of an article with a blade or point in a public place.
He is due to appear at Newry Magistrates' Court on Monday.