A man has been charged with murder after a man died following a fight in a pub in Hindley.
Craig Cropper, 29, of Arundel Street has been charged with murder and will appear at Wigan Magistrates’ Court this morning (Monday 22 January 2018).
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Shortly after 11.30pm on Saturday January 20, police were called to the Georgia Brown pub on Market Street to reports that a man had been assaulted.
A man in his 50s was taken to hospital where he sadly died. He has been named locally as Nick Sullivan.
A 27-year-old, who was arrested on suspicion of murder, has been released with no further action.