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Man charged with GBH and possessing knife after stabbing

PUBLISHED: 10:52 09 July 2020 | UPDATED: 10:52 09 July 2020

Police cordoned off the Kingsway Pavilion, off Riversway, King's Lynn, following an incident in which a man was stabbed  Picture: Chris Bishop

Police cordoned off the Kingsway Pavilion, off Riversway, King's Lynn, following an incident in which a man was stabbed Picture: Chris Bishop

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A 35-year-old man has been charged in connection wth a stabbing in King’s Lynn.

Police were called to playing fields off Riversway, in North Lynn, on Tuesday afternoon, after reports a man had been stabbed.

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The man was taken to hospital with serious injuries where he remains in a stable condition.

Today Norfolk police said Philip Hodgkinson, of no fixed address, has been charged with grievous bodily harm with intent and possession of a knife.

He was remanded into custody and is due to appear at Norwich Magistrates Court this morning.


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