Teen due in court over street stabbing

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A teenager is due before court this morning after a man suffered stab wounds during an incident on a Blackpool street in broad daylight.

Derek Buchanan, 19, of Church Street, Blackpool, will appear before Blackpool Magistrates Court today.

He was arrested on Wednesday and charged with wounding with intent.

A 21-year-old victim suffered wounds to his arm and chest after an incident on Church Street shortly before 4pm on Tuesday.

The victim was treated at Blackpool Victoria Hospital and discharged on Tuesday night.