A BARNSLEY man has been charged in connection with a number of assaults - including one which left a Staincross man with serious injuries.

Stewart Caves, 33, was charged yesterday (Wednesday, January 25) in connection to the serious assault in December of last year in Grove Road - where a 34-year-old man suffered serious injuries,

Caves was also charged with two further counts of assault in relation to an incident on the same day, where a 31-year-old woman was reportedly assaulted.

He was also charged with one count of witness intimidation and one count of criminal damage.

He was remanded into custody to appear at Sheffield Crown Court on Thursday February 23.