Tyne & Wear

Man charged with attempted murder after Stanley stabbing

A man has been charged with attempted murder after a woman was found with multiple stab wounds at her County Durham home.

The 34-year-old victim, who has not been named, is in a stable condition in Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary.

She was found by police who were called to her home in Poplar Street, Stanley, shortly after 22:00 BST on Monday.

Durham Police said a 34-year-old man was due before Peterlee magistrates on Friday.

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