Date set for Wigan man's assault trial

A trial date has been set for a man who denies launching an attack.

Friday, 9th July 2021, 2:51 pm
Updated Friday, 9th July 2021, 2:52 pm

Robert Jackson, 26, of Falkirk Drive, Ince, appeared before Wigan and Leigh justices to plead not guilty to the assault by beating of Ian Parkinson on February 28.

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The case was adjourned for trial on August 5 at the same court and Jackson was released on bail until then, conditional that he has no contact with the complainant.

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