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Man stabbed outside a Hucknall shop

A suspect has appeared in court after a man was stabbed outside a Hucknall shop.

Police were called to Watnall Road, Hucknall, shortly after 5pm on Friday (3 May) following reports of a serious assault.

Officers conducted a search of the area and arrested a suspect a short time later.

The victim was taken to hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-altering or life-threatening.

Twenty-one-year-old Kaidum Dicks, of Watnall Road, Hucknall, has been charged with committing grievous bodily harm with intent and possession of a knife in a public place.

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He appeared at Nottingham Magistrates’ Court on Monday (6 May) and will next appear at Nottingham Crown Court on 3 June 2024.

Detective Sergeant Matt Dumbrell, of Nottinghamshire Police, said:

“This was a violent incident involving a knife at a shopping area used by the local community.

“I hope anyone who witnessed what happened, as well as the wider community, is reassured by a robust police response.”

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