A man has been charged with attempted murder in Nantwich.
A 39-year-old man suffered serious injuries to his head after an incident at an address on Tailors View, Arnold Street on Sunday.
He was taken to hospital where he remains in a critical but stable condition.
A 42-year-old is due to appear at Crewe Magistrates Court today.
A 50-year-old man arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender has been released on conditional bail.
The investigation remains ongoing and anyone who has any information is urged to contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or Cheshire Police on 101.