Man charged following reported serious assault in Bournemouth

30 October 2016
A man has been charged in connection with a reported stabbing in Bournemouth.

Officers were called at around 2am on Wednesday 26 October 2016 to an address on Cromer Road in Bournemouth where the alleged offence occurred.

A man aged in his 40s suffered serious injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening and is being treated in hospital.

A 20-year-old man of no fixed abode has been charged with committing grievous bodily harm with intent and is due to appear before Bournemouth Magistrates' Court tomorrow, Monday 31 October 2016.

A 29-year-old Bournemouth woman arrested on suspicion of attempted murder has been released on police bail pending further enquiries until the end of October 2016.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55160161600. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or via

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