A MAN was stabbed in the chest in Poynton.
Police were called to reports of an assault at 10pm on Monday, November 21.
During the incident the victim, a 27-yearold man from Poynton, suffered a minor puncture wound to his upper chest. He went into Poynton Working Men’s Club to get help.
The assault is believed to have happened near the garage on Clumber Road.
Police are appealing for information.
Investigating officer, Detective Sergeant Angela Coppock, said: “As part of my investigation I’m keen to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time of the incident and believes they may have seen anything suspicious.”
Contact Cheshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 1046 of 21/11/2016 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
A MAN has avoided jail after breaking into a pub and stealing £500 worth of booze.
Michael Batty, 52, of Stoneleigh Close, Macclesfield, admitted burglary of the Cock in Treacle pub in Macclesfield on August 20.
He also admitted theft of chocolate worth £30 from the Co-op on July 16 and theft of six rump steaks worth £35.55 from the Co-op on August 13.
He was given a six month prison sentence suspended for 12 months and a 16 week curfew.
THE Life Church on Hawthorn Road, Bollington, is hosting a Christmas fair on Saturday, December 10.
There will be stalls selling gifts, jewellery, cakes, ceramics and crafts from 10am until 3pm.
On Sunday, December 18, there will be a celebration service at the church at 6pm, followed by a hog roast and mulled wine.
For more information call 01625 578100 or email news@ bollington.org.uk.