Woman charged with section 18 wounding

A 23-year-old Sheffield woman has been charged with section 18 wounding following an incident in the Southey Green area.

Chloe Parker Thomson, of Kyle Crescent, has been remanded into custody after being charged in connection with an incident yesterday (Saturday 22 September).

At around 12.50am, officers were called to Kyle Crescent to reports that a woman had received slash wounds to her neck during an altercation outside a property.

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

Leading the investigation Det Insp Anna Sedgwick 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.”