Man Has Been Charged After A Man Was Stabbed In Atherton

Kurt Grimshaw, 30, of Old Laurel Gardens, Hindley, Wigan has been charged with section 18 assault and possession of an offensive weapon.

He has been remanded in custody and will appear at Wigan Magistrates’ Court today.

Shortly before 4.15am on Monday 21 January 2019, police were called by the ambulance service to Market Street to reports that a 31-year-old man had been stabbed. 

He was taken to hospital where he is receiving treatment for a wound to his arm.

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