A MAN has been charged as part of an investigation into a Stretford care home.

Manoop Manickathan-Varghese, 31, of Clarendon Road, Manchester has been charged with a Section 39 Assault common assault.

He is due to appear at Trafford Magistrates’ Court on September 8.

The charge relates to an assault on a man in his 60s, who is a resident at the home and who was hit across the back of his head in May 2014.