West Midlands Police have announced that an eighth man has been charged in connection with a serious stabbing incident in Coventry city centre. Kennedy Ikwuemesi, a 20-year-old individual, was apprehended in London and has now been charged with wounding and violent disorder.
This latest development comes after seven other men were previously charged in relation to the attack on a 19-year-old man in Upper Precinct on October 6. The victim sustained multiple injuries, fortunately, none of which were life-threatening.
The police are urging anyone with information regarding the incident to come forward. They can contact the authorities via phone at 101 or engage in a Live Chat session on the police website. It is crucial to quote crime number 20/850285/23 when providing information.
For those who wish to remain anonymous, they can reach out to Crimestoppers, an independent charity, by calling 0800 555 111.