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Man left with “life-changing injuries” after Altrincham assault

The incident happened in the early hours of this morning.

A man has been left with life-changing injuries after suffering a serious assault in Altrincham last night.

Detectives are appealing for information about the incident, which happened at around 2:10am this morning.

Police were called to a premises on The Causeway where a 52-year-old man had been pushed down a flight of stairs.

He was taken to hospital in a serious condition where he remains for treatment.

No arrests have been made although enquiries are ongoing, and detectives are now appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.

Detective Inspector Andrew Langlands of Salford CID said: “This was a cowardly attack which left a man with serious injuries. Our investigation is moving at pace, and we are undertaking exhaustive enquiries to identify and arrest the person - or persons – responsible.

“We are now appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this incident, or who has information to share (including relevant CCTV, mobile or dashcam footage) to make a report to police as soon as possible.”

Anyone with information can make a report by calling 0161 856 9164 quoting log 290 of 08/06/2024.