A 59-year-old man has been charged with a string of offences over an alleged attack on staff at a GP's surgery.
Police were called to a 'disturbance' at Florence House Medical Practice in Openshaw, Manchester, at around 12.30pm on Friday.
Four members of staff suffered injuries during the incident, two of whom suffered head injuries, police said.
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Olumuiwa Oduntan, of Herne Street, Openshaw, has been charged with three counts of section 18 assault, one count of a section 47 assault, one count of malicious communications and one count of affray.
He has been remanded in custody ahead of an appearance at Manchester Magistrates Court on Monday 20 September, 2021.
The incident has caused anger and concern among Greater Manchester's health professionals.
In a tweet, Health Secretary Sajid Javid said violence against those working in the health service is 'unacceptable' adding: "NHS staff work tirelessly to care for patients and shouldn’t have to fear for their safety.
"We’re doing all we can alongside the NHS to protect staff from abuse and bring offenders to justice."
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