Wigan teen in court charged with assaulting man

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A Wigan teenager has admitted assaulting a man by beating him.

Keegan Belshaw, 19, of Montrose Avenue, pleaded guilty to assaulting Liam Higgins on January 17 when he appeared at Wigan and Leigh Magistrates’ Court.

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A Newton hearing will take place at Bolton Magistrates' Court on October 17 to establish all the facts before sentencing.

He is also accused of possessing class B drug cannabis in Huyton on March 3, 2021, but has not yet entered a plea.

Belshaw was remanded on conditional bail until the next hearing.