BREAKING KENT

Man charged with attempted murder

man arrested for terror offences in folkstone

Detectives investigating a serious assault in Faversham have charged a man.

Kent Police was called at 4.26am on 16 March 2019 following the incident in Larksfield Road.

A man in his 40s suffered head injuries and was taken to a London hospital where his condition is described as serious but stable.

Officers attended the scene and following a number of enquiries, Lewis Shaw was arrested on 23 March.

The 27-year-old of Essella Road, Ashford was subsequently charged with attempted murder, two counts of possession of an offensive weapon in public place, possession of a bladed article in a public place, criminal damage and a public order offence.

He appeared before Medway Magistrates Court on 25 March where he was remanded in custody to a hearing at Maidstone Crown Court on 23 April.

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