A TEENAGE girl has been charged with attempted murder and is due to appear in court on Monday (November 20) following the alleged stabbing of another girl in Powys.

Dyfed-Powys Police said it is investigating after a girl was allegedly stabbed in the Coelbren area, a small village in the south of Powys, at around 7pm on Thursday, November 16.

The victim was taken to hospital with serious injuries where she remains in a stable condition.

A 14-year-old girl has been charged with attempted murder and possession of a bladed article.  She has been remanded into custody and is due to appear at Merthyr Magistrates Court on Monday.

County Times:

Anyone with information that could help officers with their investigation is asked to report it to Dyfed Powys Police, either online at https://bit.ly/DPPContactOnline, by email on 101@dyfed-powys.police.uk or call 101. Quote reference: DP-20231116-371.

If you are deaf, hard of hearing, or speech impaired text the non-emergency number on 07811 311 908.

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555111, or visiting crimestoppers-uk.org.