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Man charged following stabbing - Rutland Avenue, Halewood

News   •   Aug 01, 2019 15:57 BST

We have charged a man following a stabbing in Halewood which occurred yesterday, Wednesday, 31 July. 

At around 1.05am, patrols were called to Rutland Avenue to a report a man had been stabbed during an altercation with another man in the street.

The victim, a 41-year-old man, was taken to hospital with stab wounds to his chest and arms, where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

39-year-old Ian Robert Gargan of Applewood Court, Halewood has today been charged with attempted murder. He has been remanded in custody to appear at Liverpool Magistrates Court tomorrow, Friday, 2 August.

A 29-year-old woman from Aigburth also arrested has been released on conditional bail as enquiries continue.

Anyone with information is asked to contact @MerPolCC, 101 quoting ref. 19100418927 or @CrimestoppersUK.