Man Stabbed At Chelmsford Prison

3 July 2018, 16:21 | Updated: 3 July 2018, 18:05

HMP Chelmsford

A man's been taken to hospital in a life threatening condition after a stabbing at Chelmsford prison.

It happened yesterday morning.

45 year old Patrick Chandler, of Chelmsford Prison, has been charged with attempted murder.

A Prison Service spokesperson said:

"A prisoner is receiving hospital treatment following an incident at HMP Chelmsford on Tuesday 5 June.

"It would inappropriate to comment further now that legal proceedings are ongoing."