Machete attack - man charged with attempted murder

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A MAN has been charged with attempted murder after he attacked another man with a machete.

Alex Michael Tattersall, 25, of Bickershaw Lane, Bickershaw, been charged with attempted murder.

He appeared at Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court today (Friday) and was remanded in custody until July 9 for a hearing at Liverpool Crown Court.

At around 3.20am on Wednesday police were called to an address on Elizabeth Street, Leigh, following reports that a 25-year-old man had been attacked with a machete.