Detectives in Hackney investigating a serious assault in Kingsland High Street on Thursday 28 December have tonight charged a male.
The 17 year-old [A] has been charged with the following offences:-
- Wounding with Intent against a 45 year-old male and
- Possession of an offensive weapon (hunting knife) in a public place
He has been remanded in custody and will be appearing before Thames Magistrates court on the morning of Saturday, 30 December in answer to the charges.
Officers continue to appeal for witnesses.