Man charged with GBH and possessing knife after stabbing

Police cordoned off the Kingsway Pavilion, off Riversway, King's Lynn, following an incident in whic

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

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.

MORE - Police seal off pavilion after stabbingThe 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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