A 24-year-old man has been charged following a stabbing in Bury St Edmunds.

Hari Farlie, of no fixed address, has been charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm in connection with the incident.

Officers were called shortly after 11.35pm on 25 October. They'd received reports that a man had been stabbed during an altercation with a group of four or five males in the car park outside The Moreton Hall pub in Lawson Place.

The victim, aged in his 20s, was taken by ambulance to hospital after sustaining life-threatening injuries.

Farlie was arrested on 6 November, in Haverhill. He was taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre where he was questioned.

He has been remanded and is due to appear before Ipswich Magistrates’ Court on 8 November.

On 6 November, a 29-year-old man from Braintree was arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender in connection with the incident. He was questioned and subsequently released under investigation pending further enquiries.

Four other men were arrested at the end of October.