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Two teens charged after man attacked in Crewe

Two teenage boys from Crewe have been charged following a serious assault in the town.

A 54-year-old man sustained what police have described as a 'puncture wound' as a result of the attached in Somerville Street around 3.45pm on Friday afternoon (31 January).

He was taken to hospital in an ambulance, where he remains in a stable condition.

The two teenage boys were arrested in Somerville Street shortly after the incident.

One of them, a 16-year-old, has subsequently been charged with wounding with intent and possessing a bladed article in a public place.

The other, a 14-year-old, has been charged with assault by beating.

At Warrington Magistrates’ Court on Saturday 1 February, the 16-year-old was remanded in custody.

The 14-year-old has been released on unconditional bail.

They are both set to appear at Crewe Magistrates’ Court on Thursday (6 February).

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