A man is to appear in court following a serious assault in Newry on Wednesday morning.
Police have charged a 24-year-old man with causing grievous bodily harm with intent.
He is due to appear before Newry Magistrates’ Court later today (Thursday).
The charge follows an assault, at around 2.25am, on a man in the Parkhead Crescent area of the city.
Speaking at the time, a police spokesperson, said: “Colleagues from the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service also attended the scene.
“The victim was taken to hospital with serious injuries where he remains in a stable condition at this time.”
As is usual procedure, the charge will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.