Five people due in court after serious attack in Bridlington

Five people have been charged in connection with a serious attack on the East Coast.

By Sarah Fitton
Wednesday, 19th August 2020, 9:46 am
Updated Wednesday, 19th August 2020, 9:50 am
Four men and a 17-year-old due in court after attack in Bridlington.
Four men and a 17-year-old due in court after attack in Bridlington.

Four men and a 17-year-old boy are due to appear in court this morning after the assault on Marshall Avenue in Bridlington on Saturday night which left a man with "potentially life-threatening injuries".

Police say a second man was also seriously injured in the incident.

George Halliday, 36, of Trinity Road, Bridlington; Ryan Cooper, 18, of Sewerby Road, Bridlington; Guy Saleh, 18, of Fairfield Road, Bridlington; Jeremy Wilson Wetherill, 43, of Fairfield Road and the 17-year-old – who cannot legally be named – are charged with two counts of causing grievous bodily harm with intent and one count of aggravated burglary.

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