Man charged with attempted murder at paintballing centre in Ancaster

Police news.
Police news.

A 22-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder following an incident at a paintballing centre in Ancaster.

Lincolnshire Police officers were called to the scene just after 4pm on Saturday following reports of an assault on a 30-year-old man who had sustained head injuries.

Officers arrested a man shortly afterwards in connection with the incident and he has now been charged with attempted murder. He is Nathan Joseph, 22, of no fixed address. He appeared at Lincoln District Magistrates’ Court yesterday (Monday) and has been remanded in custody to appear before Lincoln Crown Court on March 7.

The injured man remains in hospital in a serious but stable condition.

Police are appealing for anyone who was at the Paintballing and Karting Centre on Saturday to contact them on the non-emergency number 101 number quoting incident 271 of February 6, whether they witnessed the incident or not. Officers are also keen to speak to anyone else who may have information about the incident.