A SIXTEEN-year-old boy has been charged with two offences of wounding, breaching an anti social behaviour order and assaulting police after an incident in Blackwood which has left a man fighting for life and another man seriously hurt.
Gwent Police are investigating the incident which took place in Bryn Road and Apollo Way at 11:15pm on Friday.
The 16-year-old local boy was today charged by police and is due before Newport Magistrates' Court tomorrow.
The two injured men, both from the Blackwood area, remain in hospital. One, a 29-year-old, is in a critical condition at the University Hospital of Wales in Cardiff, the other, a 44-year-old, is in a serious condition at the Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport. Both men sustained knife wounds during the incident.