Three charged over Scarborough robbery

A man has been left with life-threatening injuries after an alleged attack in Scarborough on Friday night.

Following consultation with residents Harrogate Borough Council has decided to retain the order

The 53-year-old was taken to Scarborough District Hospital for treatment after the incident on Durham Place at around 10pm,

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Three men, aged 31, 26 and 18, have been charged with robbery and wounding with intent, and the first has also been charged over carrying a hammer and a knife and possession of cannabis. They are due to appear at Scarborough Magistrates Court on Monday morning.

Detectives are now appealing for a man they believe to be a key witness, as he walked past at the time of the incident, to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to call North Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting reference 12170165991.