Cockfield man 'headbutted' police officer in cells

A MAN "headbutted" a police officer in the cells, a court has heard.

David Howe, of Front Street, Cockfield, near Bishop Auckland, admitted assaulting an emergency worker when he appeared at Durham Crown Court yesterday.

The 49-year-old had been arrested as part of dispute between himself and another man on October 17.

Howe assaulted the officer after he entered the cell to see if he would be interviewed.

The case was heard at crown court because...
source: The Northern Echo

2019-12-08 00:20
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