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Two teenage boys charged with Preston stabbing

Friargate in Preston Photo: Google Street View

Two 15-year-old boys have been charged with the stabbing of a man in Preston.

Police were called to Friargate at around 5.45pm on February 21st to reports a man had been stabbed.

An 18-year-old man suffered significant injuries to his arm and back and was taken to Blackpool Victoria Hospital.

The two boys will appear at Preston Magistrates Court on Friday 24th February accused of S18 Assault (Grievous Bodily Harm).

  • Anyone with information about the incident can contact police on 101 quoting log 928 of February 21st or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at