Men in court after neck slash attack near Sunderland Metro station

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A MAN has appeared before a court after a 21-year-old had his neck cut in an attack close to a Metro station.

Richard Lee Stoves, 28, of Milburn Street, Millfield, appeared before city magistrates on Saturday charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily 

He was remanded in custody.

The victim was walking over the footbridge at University Station at 1.43pm on Sunday, September 22, when he was assaulted.