A 28-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder following an incident in Aberfan in South Wales on Tuesday morning.

A spokesperson for South Wales Police said:

“Daniel Mihai Popescu, aged 28, from Merthyr has today, Wednesday 6th December, been charged with attempt murder following an incident on Moy Road, Aberfan, Merthyr, yesterday morning. 

“He will appear at Merthyr Magistrates Court tomorrow morning, Thursday 7th December at 10am. 

“The 29-year-old woman who was injured during the incident has been discharged from hospital.”