Man charged with assault after nightclub attack

A man has been charged after an assault that left a 59-year-old man with serious head injuries in Wigan.

Thursday, 31st March 2016, 11:31 am
Updated Thursday, 31st March 2016, 11:31 am

Andrew Pilkington, 36, of Bridgewater Street, Hindley, has been charged with section 20 assault.

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He has been remanded into custody to appear at Wigan Magistrates’ court today (Thursday).

At around 3.45am on Sunday, February 28, a 59-year-old man was assaulted at the Queens Nightclub, Ashton in Makerfield.

He was aided by paramedics before being treated at hospital for facial injuries.