A man has been remanded in custody after appearing in court charged with the attempted murder of a Hartlepool woman.
Alex Tsega Gebryse, 30, of no fixed abode, appeared before Teesside Magistrates’ Court, after the victim was left in a critical condition after an attack in Stephen Street.
The 24-year-old woman was discovered with serious neck injuries, after police were called in the early hours of Wednesday.
She was taken to hospital in a critical condition.
The bench sent the case to Teesside Crown Court for a preliminary hearing on December 23.