Belper man in hospital after alleged stabbing at holiday park

Police search for man
Police search for man

A man has been charged after allegedly stabbing a Belper man at a holiday park in Ashbourne.

The 47-year-old victim is recovering in hospital after suffering serious injuries.

James Andrew Shenton, 40, of Gateway Caravan Park, Osmaston, was arrested on Saturday (January 21).

Mr Shenton was charged with wounding with intent and appeared at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates’ Court yesterday (January 23). He has been remanded in prison custody until his appearance at Derby Crown Court on February 20.