Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Man appears in court accused of assault in Rotherham

A man has been charged after a 44-year-old man was left critically ill in an assault in Rotherham.

Emergency services were called to an address on Lapwater Walk on Sunday night when the man was found unconscious with head injuries.

He remains in a critical condition at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital.

Martin Tyler, 46, of Lapwater Walk, appeared before Rotherham magistrates earlier. He was remanded to appear at Sheffield Crown Court on 14 August.

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