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Woman charged with GBH after two police officers stabbed in Chelmsford

The officers were stabbed in Springfield Road on Friday night Credit: ITV News Anglia

A 50-year-old woman has been charged with GBH after two police officers were stabbed in Chelmsford.

The officers were responding to an incident at a house in Springfield Road just after 11pm on Friday evening when they were attacked with a knife.

One of the officers has since had surgery on a serious leg injury and is said to be doing well, while the second officers is awaiting treatment on a hand injury.

Humaira Akhtar has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Chelmsford Crown Court on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.