A man has been charged with attempted murder after a woman and a seven-year-old child were assaulted at a house in the Wirral.
Merseyside Police were called to a house on Greasby Road in Greasby on Saturday, following reports that a 32-year-old man had stabbed a woman and assaulted a child.
Both the woman and the child were taken to hospital, their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.
Stephen Farrell, from Moreton, has been charged with attempted murder and assault.
He was remanded in custody to appear at Liverpool Magistrates Court today.