Thomas Brotherton has appeared at Preston Magistrates’ Court
A Blackpool man has been charged by police investigating a serious assault.
Officers were called to a report a woman was being attacked in Lytham Road at around 9.30pm on Friday (May 28).
A man was later arrested in connection with the incident.
Lancashire Constabulary today (June 1) confirmed Thomas Brotherton, of Lytham Road, Blackpool, was charged with affray, assaulting a person thereby occasioning them actual bodily harm and using threatening behaviour with intent to cause fear of unlawful violence.
He was also charged with two offences of criminal damage, possessing a knife in a public place and threatening a person with a blade in a public place.
The 21-year-old was due to appear at Preston Magistrates’ Court yesterday (May 31).