A teenager has been charged in connection with a stabbing in Preston city centre.Advertisement
Preston Police arrested a 17-year-old boy who had been on the run since the incident.
Another 17-year-old boy was approached and stabbed in the buttock outside Waterstones in Church Street.
The incident took place at 5.45pm on Saturday 8 September.
The victim was taken to Royal Preston Hospital for treatment but was since discharged.
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Police confirmed they arrested and charged a 17-year-old boy during Thursday (20 September). He was charged with section 18 assault and possession of an offensive weapon in a public place.