A man has been charged by police following a stabbing in Preston on Christmas Day.
Warren Givens, 44, of Blackpool Road, Preston is accused of Section 18 wounding and possession of a bladed article.
He will appear before Preston Magistrates’ Court on Monday, December 31.
Police launched an investigation after a man was stabbed on Eldon Street in the city on December 25.
The victim suffered serious but not life threatening injuries.
Police cordoned off a section of Blackpool Road following the incident and closed roads for around four hours.