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UPDATE: Man appears in court in connection with stabbing in Stoke Newington

News   •   Jun 15, 2020 16:05 BST


A man has appeared in court in connection with an incident in Stoke Newington.

Stanley Francis – 44 (12.04.76) of Coronation Avenue, N16 was charged on Saturday, 13 June with attempted murder and possessing an offensive weapon in a public place.

He appeared in custody at Thames Magistrates' Court on Monday, 15 June. He was remanded to appear at the Old Bailey on Monday, 13 July.

This follows an incident in Stoke Newington High Street, N16 on Friday, 12 June. A man in his 50s was found suffering stab wounds – he was taken to hospital for treatment; his condition is not life threatening.