Islington man charged with attempted murder of sister

The incident is alleged to have happened on Monday night.

The incident is alleged to have happened on Monday night. - Credit: PA Wire/Press Association Images

A man has been charged with attempted murder after his sister was allegedly found with knife wounds to her face, cheeks and ears.

Leonard Janvier, 37, of Ramsey Walk, Islington, appeared at Highbury Corner Magistrates Court on Tuesday after the incident the night before.

He was remanded in custody to reappear at the Old Bailey.