Second Man Charged Following Yarm Road Incident

A 35-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder, wounding with intent and criminal damage in connection with the alleged assaults on Yarm Road in Stockton. He will appear at Teesside Magistrates Court this afternoon, Tuesday 4th September.

The incident occurred on Sunday 2nd September at 3:25am.

Two men were injured as a result of the reported assaults. A 38-year-old man is in hospital in critical condition and is being treated for head injuries. A 47-year-old man was treated for facial injuries.

A 32-year-old man who was also arrested in connection with the incident was charged and appeared at Teesside Magistrates Court this morning.

Anyone with information regarding the assaults or anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident is asked to contact Acting Detective Sergeant Andy Harland from Cleveland Police on the non-emergency number 101 quoting event number 161716, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.