Man, 52, pushed down flight of stairs left with 'life-changing' injuries

The Causeway, Altrincham. May 2022
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A 52-year-old man who was pushed down a flight of stairs has been left with 'life-changing' injuries. Greater Manchester Police are appealing for information as detectives investigate the 'serious assault' that took place in Altrincham in the early hours of the morning.

Police were called to a premises on the Causeway at around 2.10am on Saturday (June 8). According to the force, a 52-year-old man had been pushed down a flight of stairs and was taken to hospital in a serious conditions where he remains to receive treatement.

No arrests have been made yet, but enquiries are ongoing. Detectives are appealing for anyone with information to come forward.

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Detective Inspector Andrew Langlands of Salford CID said: “This was a cowardly attack which left a man with serious injuries. Our investigation is moving at pace, and we are undertaking exhaustive enquiries to identify and arrest the person - or persons – responsible.

“We are now appealing to anyone who may have witnessed this incident, or who has information to share (including relevant CCTV, mobile or dashcam footage) to make a report to police as soon as possible.”

A report can be made by calling 0161 856 9164 quoting log 290 of 08/06/2024.