Teenager arrested on attempted murder charge after Doncaster gym machete attack

A teenager has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a machete attack at a Doncaster boxing gym.

Sunday, 20th June 2021, 10:16 am

Police seized the 18-year-old yesterday following the incident at the TG Boxing Gym in Skellow last Thursday night.

Officers were called at 6.53pm on Thursday following reports that a gang had entered the club, carrying machetes and attacked two men.

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Police declared a major incident in Skellow on Thursday night
Police declared a major incident in Skellow on Thursday night

Yesterday officers arrested an 18-year-old Doncaster man on suspicion of attempted murder, he is currently in police custody, a spokesman said.

Enquiries are continuing following the incident and anyone with information is urged to call 101, quoting incident number 838 of 17 June.

You can also contact CrimeStoppers via their website Crimestoppers-uk.org or by calling their UK Contact Centre on 0800 555 111.