Cheddleton incident: Two men remanded to appear at Stafford Crown Court

TWO men have appeared before North Staffordshire magistrates charged with attempted murder following an incident at Cheddleton on Tuesday night.

John Griffiths, aged 44, and Craig Griffiths, 45, both of Moorland Road, Cheddleton, have been remanded in custody to appear at Stafford Crown Court at a later date.

A 23 year old man, who was injured in the incident in Grange Road, remains in a critical condition in hospital.

A third man in his 20s arrested by police has been released without charge.