Woman charged with stabbing teenager in Walsall

By Jordan Reynolds | Walsall | Crime | Published:

A woman has been charged after a teenager was stabbed in the head and neck in Walsall.

The 17-year-old girl was stabbed in Bridge Street in the town centre at around 4.15pm on Tuesday.

She was taken to hospital with injuries to her neck and head which are not believed to be life threatening.

Maariya Arif, of Friary Close, Walsall, has been charged with wounding and possession of a knife.

The 19-year-old has been remanded in custody to appear at court on September 2.

Jordan Reynolds

By Jordan Reynolds
Reporter - @jreynolds_star

Senior reporter at the Express & Star.

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