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Man charged in connection with Southampton stabbing

A man has been charged in connection with a stabbing which took place in London Road in Southampton at around 10am on Wednesday, 6 July


Officers conducted enquiries and arrested a man following an incident in Parsonage Road, Southampton, on Wednesday evening.


Samuel Woodford, 31, of Delorme Street, Hammersmith, London, was charged with:


-Possession of a knife blade / sharp pointed article in a public place –


-Grievous bodily harm with intent


-Assault by beating of an emergency worker, namely a police officer


-Four counts of criminal damage to property valued under £5,000


He was remanded in custody to appear at Southampton Magistrates’ Court this morning (8 July) where he was further remanded to appear at Southampton Crown Court on August 5.