A man from Stockport has been charged with assault and theft.
Richard Wild (born 08/08/1980) of Lancashire Hill, Heaton Norris has been charged with section 47 assault and two counts of theft.
He was due to appear at Stockport Magistratesâ€™ court on Friday 25 April 2014.
On 23 March 2014 a 33-year-old man went into the Boots store on the Merseyway precinct and stole Â£140.
A few seconds later a 21-year-old man, who is a cleaner at the precinct came out of the staff office. Â He saw a man with the stolen razor blades and when he bent down to pick some of the razor blades up which had been dropped he was punched and kicked in the head.
On 25 March 2014 at least Â£100 of razor blades were stolen from the Boots store on the Merseyway precinct in Stockport.