Northamptonshire man appears in court charged with attempted murder

A man has appeared before magistrates in Wellingborough charged with attempted murder
A man has appeared before magistrates in Wellingborough charged with attempted murder

A 51-year-old man appeared at Wellingborough Magistrates Court today charged with attempted murder of a 54-year-old woman.

Jan Penkiewicz, of Albert Road, Wellingborough, was arrested following an incident at the address on Saturday, December 27.

A 54-year-old woman was taken to University Hospital Coventry following the incident with serious, but not life threatening, injuries.

Penkiewicz will appear at Northampton Crown Court for a further hearing on Wednesday, January 14.