Police statement - Man arrested for attempted murder

A 29-year-old man from Maidstone has been arrested and charged with attempted murder following an assault in the early hours of Saturday.

Trenton Musgrave, of Melville Road, was arrested at 2:45pm on 16 June at Maidstone Police Station.

He has since been charged with attempted murder, possessing an offensive weapon and failing to stop after a traffic collision.

Kent Police is still investigating the assault which happened in the area of Boxley Road, Maidstone at around 1.30am.

A 35 year-old man from Maidstone was taken to hospital with serious head injuries.

Anyone who witnessed or has any information about the attack is asked to call Kent Police on 101, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.