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Man in ‘serious condition’ after Ramsgate assault

A man has been left in a ‘serious yet stable’ condition after being assaulted in Ramsgate High Street on Saturday (April 30)

The man in his 30s was walking with four friends when they got into a shouting match with a group men and teenage boys.

After walking away they reached the junction on Hardes Street when he was approached from behind and assaulted at 4.25am.

Following an investigation by Thanet Criminal Investigation Department , two men were arrested.

Daniel Haine of Station Road, Birchington, was charged with wounding with intent to cause GHB and possessing a bladed article.

The 25 year-old is due to appear at Folkestone Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday 3 May.

A 21-year-old man from Ramsgate was also released on bail until May 20 as enquiries continue.

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