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28/01/2014

Man Charged With Attempted Murder

A man has been charged with the attempted murder of two teenagers.

The 23-year-old also faces charges of criminal damage, threats to kill and possession of an offensive weapon with intent.

The charges relate to an incident that happened early on Monday morning. At around 3.30am, a 19-year-old woman and 16-year-old boy were attacked at a property in the North Howard Street area of west Belfast.

He is expected to appear at Belfast Magistrates Court later today.

(JP/CD)

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