Forton man accused of attempted murder

A 23-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder after a domestic incident at his home in Forton, near Lancaster.

Leon Stobbart, 23, was arrested in the early hours on Friday, March 16, after police were called to a disturbance and found a distressed 25-year-old woman.

Stobbart appeared at Preston Magistrates Court on Saturday where he was remanded in custody. He is due to appear at Preston Crown Court on April 3.