Three charged over assault in Kirton

THREE men are due to appear at Skegness Magistrates Court this morning (Friday) charged with offences relating to a serious assault which took place in Kirton yesterday.

A 20-year-old Boston man was taken to Pilgrim Hospital with injuries to the face and hands after the assault, which happened at around 12.30am on Thursday morning at the Dennis Estate in Kirton.

Joshua Wong, 20, of the Hardwick Estate, and Kai Williams, 18, of Edinburgh Avenue, will stand charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm and possession of an offensive weapon.

A 17-year-old youth, who lives at Princess Road in Kirton has also been charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm, as well as possession of a bladed article and possession of a class B drug.