Man charged with attempted murder after collision in Middleton last year

Date published: 10 May 2022

A man from Stoke-on-Trent has been charged with attempted murder in connection with a serious collision in Middleton last year.

Ijaz Ahmed, 50, has been charged with the offence after a collision on Bowness Road between a blue Toyota Yaris and a cyclist, shortly before 7am on Friday 10 December.

It’s understood the cyclist - a man in his 30s - was then assaulted by the driver of the Yaris with a weapon before being taken to hospital in a serious condition.

Information can be passed to GMP online via the LiveChat facility, if able, or by calling 101 quoting incident 455 of 10/12/2021.

Details can be passed anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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