POLICE have this evening charged a man over a serious assault in Winchester.

Officers were called at 7.12am yesterday to a serious attack at an address on Andover Road close to the Carfax junction.

They found a 37-year-old man with stab wounds. He has been taken to hospital to be treated for his injuries which are described as serious and life-changing.

Long Fei Zheng, 49, of Vernham Road, Weeke, Winchester, has been charged with wounding with intent.

He has been remanded in custody and will appear before Basingstoke Magistrates Court tomorrow, September 11.

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