Man to appear in court in relation to serious assault in Linwood

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch
May 12, 2022 |

A man arrested after an assault in Linwood has been remanded in custody.

The 31-year-old is charged with wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, following an incident on Worcester Street late last night.

One person was hospitalised with serious injuries.

The accused made a brief appearance in court today and is due to reappear in Christchurch District Court on June 1.

A scene examination has been carried out today as part of the investigation, which is ongoing.

A police spokesman said anyone with information which may help is asked to please contact Police on 105 and quote file number 220512/3109.

Alternatively, information can be passed anonymously to Crime Stoppers on 0800 555 111.

Chris Lynch
Chris Lynch

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