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LATEST: Teen (19) arrested in connection with assault on Irishman in Liverpool is charged

NewsBy Neil Fetherston
LATEST: Teen (19) arrested in connection with assault on Irishman in Liverpool is charged

A 19-year-old arrested in connection with an assault on an Irishman in Liverpool city centre has been charged.

The 24-year-old Irishman is in a critical condition in hospital after he was found with a head injury in an alleyway in the city centre over the weekend.

Kyle Thompson, of Cockerell Street, Kirkdale has been charged with assault.

He has been remanded to appear at Liverpool Magistrates' Court later today.

No action is being taken against another 19-year-old arrested in connection with the assault.