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Man charged after pair attacked in Farnworth, Bolton

A 21-year-old man has been charged with assault after a 52-year-old man was left in a critical condition following an attack.

Mohammed Tabib Shafiq, of Cawdor Street, Farnworth, has been charged with two counts of assault.

He is due before Bolton Magistrates' Court on Tuesday.

The injured man and a woman, 44, were attacked in Cawdor Street early on Sunday.

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