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Man in court charged over assault on Telford estate which left man with serious head injuries

By James Pugh | Telford | News | Published: | Last Updated:

A man has appeared in court been charged with wounding with intent after another man was left with serious head injuries following an assault in Telford.

Kyle Vincent Ratcliff, 26, from Sixth Avenue, Ketley Bank, appeared at Telford Magistrates Court today.

A 35-year-old man was assaulted in Blakemore, Brookside.

Forensics and police cordon at Telford estate
Detectives gathering evidence at the scene

Forensic teams from West Mercia Police were at the scene over the weekend and white tents had been erected at the scene.

The alleged attack happened at around 9pm on Saturday.

A police tent up as an investigation was launched into an attack

The victim was taken to The Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham where his condition is currently described as stable.

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Ratcliff did not enter a plea and was remanded in custody.

Police say they are carrying out a thorough investigation and are urging witnesses that haven’t yet come forward to call 101, quoting incident number 736s of August 5.

People can also give information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

James Pugh

By James Pugh
@JamesP_Star

Chief reporter at the Shropshire Star covering north Shropshire based at the head office in Ketley.

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