Teenager charged over knife incident at Stafford College

A teenager been charged with a number of offences following two separate incidents at Stafford College and in Rugeley.

Emergency services were called out to Stafford College campus around 5pm on Tuesday (15 May), to reports of a male with a knife.

The site remained on lockdown until 7:15pm, before officers advised it could be lifted. 

A 19-year-old male was arrested, and has now been charged with making threats to kill, possession of an offensive weapon and affray in connection with the incident. 

He has also been charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm and criminal damage to a police car, following a subsequent incident in Rugeley later the same day. 


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