Three boys charged with attempted murder after man was stabbed in Banbury

A 15-year-old boy from Oxford and two 16-year-old boys, both from Banbury, were charged overnight and appeared at Oxford Magistrates’ Court this morning (Wednesday, June 15).

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 15th June 2022, 12:22 pm

Three boys have been charged with attempted murder in connection with an incident at People’s Park in Banbury on Saturday (June 11).

A 15-year-old boy from Oxford and two 16-year-old boys, both from Banbury, were charged overnight and appeared at Oxford Magistrates’ Court this morning.

Two other boys, both aged 16 and from Banbury, who were arrested yesterday (14/6) on suspicion of attempted murder, remain in police custody for questioning.

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The charges relate to an incident on Saturday in which a 21-year-old man suffered serious injuries after being stabbed.

He was taken to hospital, where his condition remains stable.