An 82-year-old man is due to appear in court in Nottingham next month, after being charged with attempted murder following an incident in Budby earlier this week.
Nottinghamshire Police were called to a residential address in Worksop Road, Budby at around 12.30pm on Thursday (8 August 2019) following a report that an 83-year old woman had sustained stab wounds.
The woman was taken to hospital for treatment for her injuries, which were initially thought to be life-threatening. She remains in hospital and is in a stable condition.
John Hodgkinson, 82, of Worksop Road, Budby, has now been charged with attempted murder in connection with the incident. He has been remanded in custody to appear at Nottingham Crown Court on Monday 9 September 2019.