Attempted murder charges laid following stabbing in Saint John

Two people have been charged with attempted murder after a man was found with a stab wound to his neck in Saint John on Tuesday.

Saint John Police say officers responded to the stabbing just before midnight on Mecklenburg Street.

The 41-year-old victim was transported to the Saint John Regional Hospital in serious condition.

A 26-year-old woman was arraigned on the charge in court on Wednesday, while a 40-year-old man is due in court on Thursday.

The matter remains under investigation.