Youth pleads not guilty to alleged group stabbing near Wellingborough park

He has also pleaded not guilty to intimidating a witness in relation to the attack by threatening them with a knife

Wednesday, 10th March 2021, 5:01 pm
Updated Wednesday, 10th March 2021, 5:02 pm
Northampton Crown Court

A youth charged with stabbing another teenager in an alleged group attack near a Wellingborough park has pleaded not guilty.

The 16-year-old, who cannot be identified due to his age, is charged with being one of three people who grievously wounded a victim in an attack on January 16 in Kilnway.

It is also alleged he then threatened a witness in the case with a knife in February.

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At Northampton Crown Court today (March 10), the teenager pleaded not guilty to all charges.

He is set to stand trial on October 11.

The court did not hear the identity of the other two alleged attackers.