Attempted murder charges after Crewe knife attack

The North West Air Ambulance waits to airlift casualties to hospital following the attack. Picture courtesy of Ian Williamson

The North West Air Ambulance waits to airlift casualties to hospital following the attack. Picture courtesy of Ian Williamson

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A MAN will appear in court this morning charged with two counts of attempted murder following two stabbings in Crewe town centre at the weekend.

A 72-year-old woman was stabbed close to WH Smiths in the Victoria Centre around 11.30am on Saturday, August 16.

She remains in a serious but stable condition.

A 55-year-old man was then attacked close to the Asda store shortly afterwards. He was taken to hospital before being discharged.

Matthew Bullows, 29, of West Street area in Crewe will appear at South Cheshire Magistrates this morning charged with two counts of attempted murder and possession of an offensive weapon.

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9:46am Mon 18 Aug 14

d p hughes says...

Four people have now been stabbed in recent weeks.I hope no-one will try and say crime rates are falling.The British justice system must put victims first instead of acting like social workers for the criminals.
Four people have now been stabbed in recent weeks.I hope no-one will try and say crime rates are falling.The British justice system must put victims first instead of acting like social workers for the criminals. d p hughes
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