Two men charged after fight near Boultham Park

Two men have been named and charged by police after a fight broke out in the Boultham Park area of Lincoln.

Paul Antony McMahon, 38, and William Nicholas Cooke, 31, both from Lincoln, were charged with threatening and abusive behaviour with intent to cause fear in relation to the incident on St Peters Avenue.

As previously reported, police were sent to a disturbance at 1.22pm on Friday, July 5 on St Peters Avenue in which a number of men were reported to be fighting.

At the time police said they were not connecting this to a separate incident in Boultham Park on Thursday night where a man in his 50s was injured after a reported stabbing.

A 46-year-old man was also released with no further action.