A 31-year-old Gibraltarian has been charged with attempted murder after a stabbing near Bahia Bar on Waterport Road.

Jensen Duarte was arrested after stabbing a 44-year-old Gibraltarian in an altercation shortly after midnight on 22 November.

The victim remains in a stable condition in the Critical Care Unit of St Bernard’s Hospital.

A man arrested on suspicion of assisting the offender has been released without charge although the police have informed him he may be questioned further at a later date.