Serious assault - seven charged

Seven people have been charged in relation to a serious assault that happened in Carlisle in June 2012.

Local bar manager Tim Ip was assaulted in the early hours of the morning in Lowther Arcade in Carlisle, as a result he spent some time in intensive care in Newcastle's RVI hospital.

Cumbria police have now confirmed the following people have been charged with affray:

  • Connor Terrence O’Neil,19, of Kingmoor Rd Carlisle
  • Joshua John O’Neil, 22, of Sandpiper Dr Peterborough
  • Lee O’Neil, 30, of Sandpiper Dr Peterborough
  • Ricky O’Neil, 26, of Bernard St Southampton
  • Jodie Patricia O’Neil, 29, of Orchard Lane Southampton
  • Sean Carruthers, 30, of Sunnymead Carlisle

Also charged with the same incident was Thomas Martin Tweedy Hill, aged 21, from Flower St Carlisle

All are due to appear at Carlisle Magistrates Court on Friday 2nd November 2012