Teenagers charged after paramedics and woman assaulted

Two teenagers have been charged after two paramedics and a woman were assaulted.


Joshua Stokes (09/12/1998) of Greatfield Road, Wythenshawe has been charged with section 18 assault by wounding, aggravated vehicle taking and driving with no insurance.


Brandon Collins (04/05/1999) also of Greatfield Road, Wythenshawe has been charged with aggravated vehicle taking, driving with no insurance, two counts of assault and racially aggravated public order.


They both remain in custody and are due to appear at Manchester Magistrates’ Court on Monday 17 July 2017.


Shortly after 3am on Saturday 15 July 2017 police received a report of a disturbance where a woman had been assaulted on Alderue Avenue, Benchill.


Paramedics responding to the incident were also assaulted and a NWAS Rapid Response Vehicle was stolen from the scene before it was crashed and abandoned a short distance away on Greenwood Road, opposite the junction with Royalthorn Road.





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