Oldham men charged with murder after taxi driver dies

Date published: 17 November 2021

Connor McPartland and Martin Treacy have been charged with murder after a taxi driver died following an assault on Queensway in October.

Both men, of Oldham, have been remanded in custody to appear at Manchester Magistrates Court tomorrow (18 November).

The taxi driver - a male aged 39 - had been seriously assaulted shortly before 5am on Saturday 30 October.

The victim was taken to hospital with serious injuries. He sadly passed away in hospital on Sunday 14 November.


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