Man charged following road traffic collision in Wharf Road, Newport

A 24-year-old man from Newport has been charged with attempted murder following a road traffic collision in Wharf Road, Newport, on Tuesday, October 8.

He appeared at Newport Magistrates’ Court on Saturday, October 12, and was remanded into custody until his next court appearance.

Officers would like to thank the community for information which has been provided so far and are continuing to appeal for any witnesses to come forward.

We are appealing for anyone who may have seen a black Vauxhall Corsa index number YR07NPK in the surrounding area between 12.40 and 2pm on October 8.

Anyone with any dash cam footage around that time is also asked to get in contact.

You can report information by calling Gwent Police on 101, quoting reference 1900372591, or to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

You can also send a direct message with information to our Gwent Police Facebook and Twitter social media pages.