Man, 55, charged with assault on police | Newry Times

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Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021

A 55-year-old man has been charged with a number of offences including assault on police, resisting police, possessing an offensive weapon in public place and assault.


Man, 55, charged with assault on police | Newry Times


The charges relate to an incident at a house in the Mountain Springs area of Newcastle on Thursday, 17 June.



Two officers suffered head and facial injuries.

A 35-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of a number of offences.



The offences include harassment has been released on bail pending further enquiries.

The man is due to appear before Downpatrick Magistrates’ Court on 15 July.

As is usual procedure all charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.



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