06/09/2018

Victim in Stable Condition Following Yarm Road Assaults

Police continue to appeal for information after two men suffered injuries in alleged serious assaults in Yarm Road, Stockton on Saturday September 2 at 3.25am.

A 38-year-old man was critically ill in hospital following the alleged assault and he is now in a stable condition but is still being treated for head injuries.

A 47-year-old man required medical treatment for facial injuries.

Two men have now appeared at Teesside Magistrates Court in connection with the incidents. A 35-year-old man was charged with attempted murder, wounding with intent and criminal damage. A 32-year-old man was also charged with attempted murder and wounding with intent.

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