A 16-year-old boy was charged with wounding with intent to cause GBH after a man was repeatedly stabbed in Leighton Buzzard this week.
The incident took place in Oatfield Gardens in the early hours of Monday, August 26.
A Beds Police spokesman said: "We were called at around 2.20am to an address in Oatfield Gardens, Leighton Buzzard, following a report that a man had sustained a number of superficial stab wounds, for which he received hospital treatment.
"A 16-year old boy was arrested at the scene and has been charged with wounding with intent to do grievous bodily harm (GBH).
"He has been bailed pending a court appearance at a later date."