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Man charged after police officer stabbed in Sutton

News   •   Jan 05, 2018 12:10 GMT

A man has been charged by detectives investigating the stabbing of a police officer in Sutton.

Murice Lennon, 21 (09.08.96) of Tivoli Road, Lambeth, was charged on Thursday, 4 January with grievous bodily harm with intent to resist arrest, possession of an offensive weapon and possession of cannabis.

Lennon appeared at Croydon Magistrates' Court on Thursday, 4 January and has been remanded in custody to appear at Croydon Crown Court on Thursday, 1 February.

The police officer remains in hospital in a stable condition with non-life threatening injuries.