Kent Police have confirmed that an attempted murder charge has been authorised against a man from Sittingbourne.
Mathew Breaker, aged 46 and of Swanstree Avenue, appeared before Medway Magistrates’ Court yesterday (Monday 12th December).
He has been charged with attempted murder, possessing an offensive weapon in a public place and two counts of possessing a bladed object in a public place.
He was charged after a woman was seriously hurt in Sittingbourne at around 1.30am on Sunday (11th December) morning.
The victim required hospital treatment but has since been discharged.
Mr Breaker has been remanded in custody and is due to appear before Maidstone Crown Court on Monday 9th January 2023.