Woman charged after slash attack on Sheffield street, as victim remains in a serious condition

A 23-year-old Sheffield woman has been charged after another woman was reportedly slashed in the neck.

Sunday, 23rd September 2018, 11:21 am
Updated Sunday, 23rd September 2018, 11:27 am
Police on Kyle Crescent in Southey Green, Sheffield, where a woman was slashed in the neck

Police were called to Kyle Crescent in Southey Green at around 12.50am yesterday morning following reports a woman had sustained slash wounds to her neck during an altercation outside a property.

Police on Kyle Crescent in Southey Green, Sheffield, where a woman was slashed in the neck

The victim, a 43-year-old woman, from Southey Green, was taken to hospital where she remains in a serious but stable condition.

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Chloe Parker Thomson, of Kyle Crescent, has now been charged with section 18 wounding and has been remanded into custody.

Detective Inspector Anna Sedgwick, who is leading the investigation, said: 'I can reassure members of the public that we believe this to be a targeted attack and that we are not looking for anyone else in connection to the incident at this time.'