Hardwick: Man charged with attempted murder after woman found in Norfolk village with knife wounds

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Credit: ITV News Anglia
The woman was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital with knife injuries. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A man has been charged with attempted murder after a woman was found in a village with knife wounds.

Jonathan Creak, 50, of Westland Way, Woodstock, in Oxfordshire, has also been charged with possession of a knife.

Paramedics from the East of England Ambulance Service Trust were called to Mill Lane in Hardwick, close to Long Stratton in South Norfolk, at around 8.11am on Saturday.

A woman in her 40s who had serious injuries was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

She remains in a stable condition, according to Norfolk Police. Officers believe those involved in the incident knew each other.

Creak appeared at Norwich Magistrates’ Court on Monday and was remanded in custody to appear at Norwich Crown Court next month.


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