Man charged with attempt murder following serious assault in Ellesmere Port Date published: 23rd August 2019 7.13am

A 52-year-old man has been charged following a serious assault in Ellesmere Port.

Wayne Hill, who is from Ellesmere Port but has recently been living on London Road in Sandbach, was arrested in Penistone Drive, Little Sutton, at around 10.45pm on Tuesday 20 August.

A short time earlier a 78-year-old local woman sustained serious injuries following an incident in Penistone Drive.

The 78-year-old victim was taken to hospital via an ambulance, where she remains in a stable condition.

Hill has been charged with attempt murder in connection with the incident.

He appeared at Chester Magistrates’ Court today, Friday 23 August.

Hill was remanded in custody and is set to appear at Chester Crown Court on Friday 20 September.