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27/11/2017

Man Charged With Attempted Murder In East Belfast

A 47-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder in east Belfast.

The incident happened at a house in the Lendrick Street area at around 8.30am on Sunday, 26 November.

The man, who was arrested in the property, was charged with attempted murder and possession of an offensive weapon with intent to commit an indictable offence.

He is expected to appear before Belfast Magistrates' court today, 27 November.
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A man was taken to hospital, however his condition is not believed to be life threatening.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.

(CD/LM)

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