Whitby man on attempted murder charge

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A Whitby man has appeared at court today (Wednesday) charged with attempted murder in connection with an attack in Boosbeck.

Glyn Sullivan, 40, was charged in the early hours of today with attempted murder, theft of a motor vehicle and drugs offences.

Sullivan, of The Garth, in Whitby, appeared at Teesside Magistrates Court today.

Harry Campbell, 66, was found in his flat in Brookside, Boosbeck, on Saturday, October 25.

He was taken to Middlesbrough’s James Cook University Hospital with serious head injuries where he remains in a poorly but stable condition.

A 37-year-old man who was also arrested on suspicion of attempted murder remains on bail pending further inquiries.

Sullivan was remanded in custody to appear at Teesside Crown Court on December 10.

Police are continuing to appeal for any witnesses that may be able to assist with the investigation to contact them on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.