Two men charged with Murder in Altrincham

Manchester Crown Court, Crown Square.

Two men have been charged after a man was murdered in Altincham.

Aiden Oakes (24/12/1990) of Peveril Road, Altrincham and Anton Oakes (11/07/1994) of Lee Avenue, Broadheath have both been charged with murder and section 18 assault.

They have been remanded to custody and are due to appear at Manchester Crown Court, Crown Square on Thursday 29 December 2016.

At around 2.40am on Thursday 22 December 2016, police were called to reports of a group of 10 men fighting outside a bar on The Causeway in Altrincham.

On attendance, police found a man with serious head injuries. He was taken to hospital where he sadly died.

Officers launched a murder investigation and two men aged 25 and 22 were later arrested.

The section 18 assault charge relates to an assault against another man.