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Morecambe assault suspect charged

Police have charged a man in connection with a serious assault in Morecambe at the weekend. Just before 5.00pm on Saturday afternoon (6th November) police were called to West End Road to reports of a serious assault. On arrival, they found a 43-year-old man with stab wounds.

Appeal after man assaulted in Lancaster

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was assaulted in Lancaster city centre following an altercation in a bar.

New CCTV released over Christmas Eve assault

Police have issued CCTV images of two men they want to trace after a man was assaulted as he walked home in Lancaster on Christmas Eve. The incident took place around 5.00am on 24th December 2011 when the 21-year-old victim was walking home along St Leonards Gate talking on his mobile phone after a night out with friends.

Police launch appeal after assault near Bull Hotel, Morecambe

Police are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Morecambe last month. The incident took place on Sunday 21st April at around 10.30pm outside the Bull Hotel on Lines Street. A disturbance took place outside the pub and the victim, a 31-year-old man from the local area, received a punch to the face causing a fractured jaw that required hospital treatment.

Lancaster man wanted for robbery

Geoffrey GarthLancaster Police are appealing for information after a 61-year-old man failed to attend court. Geoffrey Garth, of Patterdale Road, Lancaster, was due to be sentenced in May. He was convicted following an offence in December 2013 where an elderly woman was robbed at her home in Morecambe.

Police appeal for witnesses after Lancaster canalside robbery

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man had his laptop stolen last weekend -- and was then thrown into the canal. The incident happened on Saturday 12th February between 10.00 and 10.25pm. The victim, who is a local man, was approached by two men as he approached the canal tow path from Ridge Street Bridge.

Lancaster takeaway assault: man sought

Police are appealing for information after a woman was assaulted in a Lancaster takeaway. At around 3.00am on Monday 27th of August, the 18 year old woman was in ‘Flames’ takeaway on Rosemary Lane in Lancaster when a male customer started to become aggressive towards other customers. When the victim challenged the man, he punched her in the face, knocking her unconscious.

Lancaster man jailed for a year for ear bite assault

George AtkinsA man who bit off part of another man’s ear during an attack outside a pub has been jailed for 12 months. George Austin was ejected from Ma Murphy’s pub in Morecambe on Christmas Day 2009 after assaulting an elderly customer. Once outside, he assaulted a second man and bit off a section of his ear.

Penny Street assualt: CCTV released

Police have issued CCTV images of a man they would like to speak with after a Carnforth couple were assaulted in Lancaster city centre on Friday 12th October. The offence took place around 1.00am on Penny Street when a 20-year-old man was enjoying a night out with his 19 year old girlfriend.

Girl, 14, assaulted in Morecambe

Police are appealing for information after a 14 year old girl was assaulted and had money stolen in Morecambe. Around 9.45pm on Monday 2nd December the teenager was walking along Queen Street when she passed a group of teenagers. As she reached the Premier Shop she was pushed to the floor from behind and was then scratched and kicked before having money and her bus pass stolen.

Appeal after Lancaster student assault

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 20-year-old student was assaulted in Lancaster city centre in the early hours of Friday 1st February. The victim was stood with friends on Horseshoe Corner, Penny Street at around 3.15am when a man from another group punched him in the face causing him to sustain a fractured jaw.

Pregnant woman assaulted in Morecambe, ring stolen

Police are appealing for information after a pregnant woman was assaulted and had a much-loved ring stolen in Morecambe at the weekend. Around 8.30pm on Friday 30th September, a 20-year-old woman, who is from the town, was walking along an alleyway between Brunswick Road and Byron Road when she was approached by two men.

Schoolgirl assaulted on cycle track

Morecambe police are urging witnesses to come forward after a schoolgirl was assaulted by a girl on a cycle track. The victim was waiting for a friend on a cycle track next to Cartmel Place, Morecambe, at around 7pm on Thursday 12th July when she was approached by three girls. One of them punched the victim in the face before walking off with her friends onto Cartmel Place.

Man stabbed in Lancaster, arrest made

Detectives have launched an investigation after a 49 year old man was stabbed in Lancaster. Police were called to an address on Patterdale Road on the Ridge at around 5.45pm yesterday (Thursday 9 December 2010). On arrival, they found a man suffering from a stab wound to his chest. He was taken to the Royal Lancaster Infirmary where he remains in a critical but stable condition.

Heysham man sought by Lancashire Police

Wanted: Joseph Almond, in connection with several offences, including assault and a burglary.Lancashire Police are appealing for information that will help them track down Joseph Almond - a man who is wanted in connection with an assault and a burglary in Morecambe back in June, as well as in connection with a burglary in Folkestone, Kent.

Police investigation launched after Morecambe attack leaves man seriously injured

Detectives have launched an investigation after a man was found with serious head injuries in Morecambe.

Four jailed following kidnap and assault incidents in Lancaster and Morecambe

Four men who brutally assaulted one man and kidnapped another in Morecambe and Lancaster have been jailed for a total of more than 50 years.

13-yearold boy assaulted on Lancaster bridge

Police are appealing for information after a teenager was attacked by a man in Lancaster. Sometime between 1.30pm and 1.40pm on Sunday (16th October 2016), the victim, a 13-year-old boy, was cycling on Lune Street towards the Millennium Bridge. As he continued across the bridge he fell from his bike and shouted an expletive.

Appeal for information after woman, 21, found in distressed state in Lancaster

Police are appealing for information after a student was found in a distressed state in Lancaster in the early hours of Saturday morning. The 21-year-old woman was found by residents on Coulston Road near the University of Cumbria and was later taken home by police, where she disclosed that she may have had her drink spiked while she was on a night out in the city centre.

Police Appeal After Man Stabbed in Lancaster

Police are appealing for witnesses following an incident in Lancaster, during which a man was stabbed in the arm. Officers attended an address on Tarbet Street at around 1.45pm yesterday (Sunday, April 3rd) following reports of an assault.

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