Teenager in court charged with attempted murder

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A 16-year-old from Ilkley has appeared at court charged with attempted murder.

The man also appeared at Bradford Youth Court charged with committing an offence with the intention of committing a sexual offence and possession of an offensive weapon.

This follows an incident at 11.49am on Sunday, April 21, when police were called to a report of assault on a 12-year-old girl in Ben Rhydding.

He was remanded and will next appear before Bradford Crown Court on Tuesday, April 30.