Woman due in court accused of attempted murder in Barnsley town centre

A woman is due in court today accused of attempting to murder a man in Barnsley town centre.

Ayaan Ali, aged 28, of Isleworth, Middlesex, has been charged with attempted murder, affray and possession of an offensive weapon following a stabbing in Barnsley town centre on Saturday morning.

A man was stabbed in Barnsley town centre

A man was stabbed in Barnsley town centre

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She has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Barnsley Magistrates’ Court today.

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Detectives are treating the incident as ‘isolated’.

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Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 246 of September 8.