Man charged with wounding in Southsea

Police have charged a man
Police have charged a man
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A MAN is due to appear at Portsmouth Magistrates Court after being charged over an assault on a pensioner.

Robert Lee De Christopher, 36, of Milton Road, Portsmouth, is accused of wounding with intent, and possessing an offensive weapon in a public place, namely a knife.

A 75-year-old man received serious injuries, which are not life-threatening, after being attacked in Hollam Road, Milton, Southsea on Monday,

The charges follow an investigation by detectives from CID at Fratton Police Station in Portsmouth.