8:28 am, Thu 21 Feb 2013
Two men charged after a man stabbed in Hindley
Two people have been charged after a 59-year-old man was stabbed in Hindley.
Lee James Henry Daniels and Kieran David Wright, both 26 and from Hindley, are charged with s18 assault, attempt robbery, burglary and possession of an offensive weapon.
They are due before Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court today.
11:58 am, Tue 19 Feb 2013 Man stabbed in Hindley
Second arrest after man stabbed and left for dead by thieves who tried to steal his car
Police have arrested a second man on suspicion of attempted murder after a Hindley man was stabbed by two men who tried to steal his car.
It happened on Sunday morning when the offenders approached the victim, before stabbing him 12 times and leaving him for dead.
A GMP statement read:
Two men, both aged 26, have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and both remain in police custody for questioning.
The victim remains in hospital in a serious condition. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening and he continues to make good progress in his recovery.
Anyone with information should phone police on 0161 856 5307 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.
6:30 pm, Mon 18 Feb 2013 Man stabbed in Hindley
Man arrested after 59-year-old stabbed in Hindley
A man has been seriously injured after two men tried to steal his car.
The 59-year-old was stabbed at least 12 times as he left a house on a quiet estate in Hindley near Wigan.
The police are appealing for help to catch his attackers, one man has been arrested.
5:44 pm, Mon 18 Feb 2013 Man stabbed in Hindley
Man arrested in connection with stabbing in Hindley
Police have made an arrest after a man was stabbed and left for dead in Hindley. The 59-year-old victim was just leaving a relative's home on Worcester Avenue when he was confronted by two men on Sunday
One man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and remains in police custody for questioning.
The victim remains in hospital in a serious condition. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening at this stage and he continues to make good progress in his recovery.