Tees

Boosbeck attempted murder: Man charged

Brookside, Boosbeck Image copyright Google
Image caption Neighbours found the 66-year-old with serious head injuries at his home

A man has been charged with the attempted murder of a 66-year-old man on Teesside.

The victim was found with severe head injuries at his home in Brookside, Boosbeck, on 25 October. He remains in a poorly but stable condition.

A 40-year-old man appeared before magistrates charged with attempted murder, theft of a motor vehicle and drugs offences.

He was remanded to appear at Teesside Crown Court on 10 December.

A 37-year-old man who was also arrested on suspicion of attempted murder remains on bail pending further inquiries.

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