Police reveal name of man charged with attempted murder after attack in Bristol park

A man has been charged with attempted murder after an attack in a Bristol Park.

A male motorist sustained a number of wounds after reportedly being attacked in the St Anne’s Park area on Sunday (August 1).

He remains in hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.

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Officers have charged a 21-year-old man from St Anne’s with attempted murder, he appeared in court on Tuesday (August 3).

Extra patrols are now taking place around the Bristol suburb.

A spokesperson for Avon and Somerset Constabulary said: “We received a call shortly before 7am on Sunday 1 August about a male motorist being attacked by an individual in the St Anne’s Park area of Bristol.

“He sustained a number of wounds and was taken to hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening. He remains in hospital at this time.

“Braidy Collings, 21 and from St Anne’s, has been charged with attempted murder and appeared at Bristol Magistrates Court on Tuesday 3 August.

“He was remanded ahead of appearing at Bristol Crown Court on Wednesday 1 September.

“We believe this to be an isolated incident and the local neighbourhood team has been made aware to enable high-visibility reassurance patrols to be carried out.”

One witness told Bristol Live that a police cordon was in place most of Sunday and they spotted forensic teams searching the area.

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