Man Charged Following Stabbing In Marks Tey

6 November 2018, 15:16 | Updated: 6 November 2018, 15:17


A man has been arrested and charged in connection with the stabbing of a man in Marks Tey.

The 40-year-old victim suffered multiple injuries after being attacked in Mandeville Road on Wednesday, October 31. He remains in hospital undergoing treatment.

Donald Adu, 24, of Howard Road in Stoke Newington, London, was arrested on Saturday, November 3 and charged yesterday, Monday, November 5 with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

A 15-year-old boy from Colchester has also been arrested today on suspicion of attempted murder and possession of drugs with intent to supply. He is currently in custody for questioning.

And a 20-year-old woman from Islington was arrested on Saturday on suspicion of attempted murder and has been released under investigation.

Enquiries are ongoing. Witnesses and anyone with information should contact Colchester CID on 101 quoting reference 42/159327/18.

Alternatively, contact the Crimestoppers charity 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at