A man from Shap is due to appear in court this morning after being charged with attempted murder.
John Lowis, 44, from Shap in Cumbria was charged with attempt murder on Monday 13th August.
He'll appear before magistrates in Carlisle on Tuesday 14th August.
The charge follows an incident that was reported to police just before midnight on Sunday 12 August that occurred on Jackson Lane, Shap where a 52 year old man from Shap suffered head and facial injuries.
The victim remains in Cumberland Infirmary Carlisle where he is receiving treatment.
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