Two people have been charged with assaulting a man who is seriously ill in hospital after being allegedly being attacked with a garden rake.
The 37-year-old suffered multiple puncture wounds in the incident at Yasmin Gardens in Oldham, Greater Manchester, on Thursday morning.
Ashrok Ali, 34, of Yasmin Gardens, Oldham and a 15-year-old boy have been charged with assault.
A woman who was arrested has been released on police bail.
Greater Manchester Police said the man was in a "serious, but stable" condition in Tameside General Hospital.