Man charged over serious assault in Maypole
A man has been charged with wounding with intent after a man was left in a critical condition following an attack in Birmingham.
Jamie Taylor, aged 21 of Tidworth Croft, Kings Heath, is appearing before Birmingham Magistrates Court today (Saturday).
A man aged 22 who was also arrested has been released from police custody and will face no further action.
The victim, who is 23, remains in hospital in a critical condition.
He was in Alcester Road South, Maypole, at around 4.40pm on Thursday (19 September) when a row broke out with occupants of a passing car and he was assaulted.
At this early stage, it is believed two people were involved in the assault and enquiries are ongoing.
Officers continue to appeal for information and witnesses have been asked to get in touch via Live Chat at west-midlands.police.uk, or via 101. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.