Teen charged with stabbing in St Leonards

A 17-year-old local man has been charged with wounding and possession of an offensive weapon after at man was stabbed while walking home in St Leonards on April 14.

The 47-year-old was attacked while he walked between St George’s Road and Manor Road. He is in intensive care and his condition is critical.

The teenager appeared before Brighton Magistrates Court on Saturday (April 20), and has been bailed to appear at Eastbourne Magistrates Court on May 13.