Men charged with attempted murder in Brixton

TWO MEN have been charged with attempted murder after a serious assault near a McDonald’s in Brixton Road on Sunday.

Ryan Ashby, 20, of Coulsdon Road, Coulsdon, and Shawn Ayton, 22, of Old Kent Road, Peckham, appeared at Camberwell Green Magistrates’ Court yesterday and have been remanded in custody to a date to be confirmed.

Police found a 21-year-old man suffering from serious head injuries after being called just before midnight on Sunday. He was taken to a south London hospital, where he remains in a critical condition.