Man assaulted with weapon in Moreton

Detectives have charged a man following an assault in Moreton on Saturday night, 5 November.

At around 8.35pm, officers were called to Pasture Road near to Moreton railway station to reports of a man being assaulted with a weapon, causing a head injury. He remains in hospital in a stable condition.

John Leach, 34, of Bromborough has been charged with Section 18 wounding – GBH with intent; possession of an offensive weapon in a public place.

Leach will appear at Wirral Adult Remand Court this morning, Monday 7 November.

Anyone who witnessed this incident or has any information is asked to contact Merseyside Police at @MerPolCC or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 with reference 22000814029.


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