A man has been charged by police investigating a serious assault in Blackpool.
Around 9.30pm on Friday (May 28) police were called to a report a woman was being attacked in Lytham Road.
Officers in the area later arrested a man in connection with the incident.
Thomas Brotherton, 21, of Lytham Road, Blackpool, has been charged with affray, assaulting a person thereby occasioning them actual bodily harm, using threatening behaviour with intent to cause fear of unlawful violence, two offences of criminal damage, possessing a knife in a public place and threatening a person with a blade in a public place.
He was due to appear at Preston Magistrates’ Court yesterday (Monday, May 31).