Man remanded in custody over stabbing on one of main roads into Leeds

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A man has appeared in court charged over a stabbing on one of the main commuter routes into Leeds which left a man fighting for life.

Davern Pinnock, 19, of Jade Place, Fartown, Huddersfield, made a brief appearance at Leeds Magistrates’ Court today after a 32-year-old man was stabbed in the chest in Bradford Road, Pudsey.

PIC: James Hardisty

PIC: James Hardisty

Police were called after the victim arrived at hospital seriously injured on Sunday night. He remains in a critical condition.

Investigations at the scene of the attack, near Dawsons Corner roundabout, and the nearby Asda petrol station – where the victim’s car was found – caused disruption for traffic on Monday morning.

Pinnock is charged with wounding with intent, possession of a knife and driving without insurance in relation to the incident.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Leeds Crown Court on November 5.

The scene on Bradford Road, Pudsey

The scene on Bradford Road, Pudsey


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