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Man charged after stabbing at Brighton hospital

Dramatic images showing armed Police arresting  hospital knife man attacker

Connolly Mellon, unemployed, 30, of Wilson Avenue, Brighton has been charged with the attempted murder of a 56-year-old man who is a member of staff, at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton on 19 July, and with possession of an offensive weapon, a knife.

He is due to appear in custody at Brighton Magistrates’ Court on Monday (20 July).

The victim was treated for several stab wounds and was discharged from hospital on Sunday evening.