Man to appear in court charged in connection with stabbing in Darlington

 09/08/2018

A MAN will appear in court this morning charged in connection with a stabbing in Darlington.

Christopher Fothergill, of Paddock Lane, in Darlington will appear before magistrates in Newton Aycliffe later today.


He has been charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm, burglary, harassment and Section 18 wounding with intent.


The 34-year-old was arrested following an incident in the Skerne Park area of the town on Sunday morning, in which a 30-year-old local man suffered stab wounds.​