Arrests Made Following Assaults In Bootle
Two men have been charged with Section 18 wounding with intent,
robbery, attempt robbery, and possession of a bladed instrument
following an incident on Stanley Road/Park Street, Bootle, on
30 April, 2014.
Adam Carter, aged 22 years, from Merton Road, Bootle,
and Craig Moorcroft, 24 years, from Merton Road, Bootle,
appeared at South Sefton Magistrates Court on Friday, 2 May,
The 20-year-old woman who was arrested following the incident
has been released on police bail pending further inquiries.
Merseyside Police can confirm three people have been arrested in
connection with the assault of three men in Bootle last night
(Wednesday, 30 April).
At about 10.40pm, emergency services were called to the Merton
Grove area to a report that three men had been assaulted.
Paramedics and police attended and found three injured men, all
in their 30s, with knife wounds.
The men have been treated at hospital and their injuries are not
One of the men has been discharged and the other two remain in
hospital at the present time.
The scene remains cordoned-off for examination.
A search of the area and house-to-house enquiries have been
carried out. CCTV is also being sought from the area.
Detective Inspector Cheryl Rhodes, said: "We take incidents of
this nature extremely seriously and are appealing to anyone in the
area at the time who might have seen something to contact
Enquiries have led officers to arrest three people, two men aged
22 and 24, and a 20 year old woman. All three remain in police
custody at this time.
An investigation into the full circumstances of the incident is
Anyone with information is asked to call Sefton CID on 0151 777
3055 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.