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Man charged with attempting to murder two men in Portadown

He faces two counts of attempted murder

Garvaghy Road, Portadown
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A man has been charged after two men were seriously assaulted in county Armagh on Sunday morning.

Detectives have charged a man following the attack in Portadown around 4.30am yesterday.

The 50-year-old has been charged with two counts of attempted murder and possession of an offensive weapon.

He has also been charged with dangerous driving.

The charges arise from a serious assault in the Garvaghy Road area of Portadown on Sunday.

The man is due to appear at Lisburn Magistrates’ Court on Monday.

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