Man with serious head injuries recovers consciousness

Police cordon off a property on Bentley High Street.

Police cordon off a property on Bentley High Street.

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A man and a woman are due to appear before Sheffield Crown Court next Tuesday in connection with an alleged attack on a 32-year-old Bentley man last Saturday.

The couple, from Bentley, were arrested at the weekend and have been remanded in custody by Doncaster magistrates.

They are Marcus Stapleton, aged 38, accused of assault occasioning actual bodily harm, and 33-year-old Jayne Kirby, charged with assault, both of the same address in Cooke Street.

The alleged victim is said to be improving in the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, and is conscious.