Teenager charged with attempted murder after serious assault in Southampton

Officers have charged the boy after the incident occurred on Monday 11th October.

Officers investigating a serious assault in Hampshire have charged a 15-year-old boy.

The assault occurred on Monday the 11th of October in Southampton, on a wooded path leading from Monks Way to Octavia Road at 5:10pm.

The 15-year-old has been charged with attempted murder, two counts of possessing a firearm without a certificate, possessing a shortened gun, and possession of cannabis with intent to supply.

He appeared before magistrates this morning and was remanded in custody to appear before Southampton Crown Court on October 22.