A man has been charged with attempted murder in connection with an incident where two men were assaulted inside a property in Burdett Avenue, Westcliff.
Police were called just after midnight on Thursday, November 10, with reports two men had been injured.
A man in his 50s received a cut to his wrist while a man in his 30s had been stabbed in the chest and leg and was taken to hospital with injuries which were considered potentially life threatening.
The more seriously injured man’s condition is no longer considered life-threatening.
Kabiru Gbolahan, 25, of no fixed address, was arrested in Southend on November 16 and subsequently charged with attempted murder, GBH and possession of a bladed article.
He has also been charged with possession of a bladed article and possession of a Class B drug in relation to a separate incident.
He appeared at Southend Magistrates’ Court yesterday morning (Thursday, November 17) and has been remanded in custody to appear at Chelmsford Crown Court on December 15.