Teen charged with Bedford stabbing

He faces three charges. Credit: ITV Anglia.

A 17-year-old boy has been charged in connection with a stabbing in Bedford last Thursday that left another teen fighting for his life.

The teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, is in custody and will appear in court tomorrow (Monday, August 25).

He has been charged with grievous bodily harm, wounding with intent, and possession of an offensive weapon.

The attack happened in the Queens Park area of the town. A 17-year-old was taken to hospital and is still in a critical condition.