Man charged over Wolverhampton doorman stabbing

A man has today been charged in connection with the stabbing of a pub doorman in Wolverhampton.

Police outside the Harp Inn following the stabbing
Police outside the Harp Inn following the stabbing

Craig Birch, aged 31, from Inkerman Street, in Heathtown, Wolverhampton, will appear before Birmingham Magistrates Court tomorrow.

He is charged with attempted murder and possession of a bladed article.

Police were called to the Harp Inn, in Walsall Street, at around 2.45am last Saturday where a 38-year-old doorman was found with a knife wound to his body.

He remains in a critical condition in hospital.

A 27-year-old woman remains on bail following her arrest on Monday.