Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Colchester Stabbing

16 November 2015, 06:54 | Updated: 16 November 2015, 06:55

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A man has been charged with the attempted murder of a pensioner in Colchester.

The 70 year-old victim suffered serious injuries when he was stabbed at a property on Hythe Hill on Tuesday, 10 November.

40 year-old Stuart Pain, from Sydney Street in Brightlingsea, was arrested last week and has now been charged with attempted murder.

He is due in court later today.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Colchester CID on 101.