Darwen police ammonia attack suspect charged

A man has been charged after seven police officers were sprayed with ammonia during an emergency call.

A man has been charged after seven police officers were sprayed with ammonia during an emergency call.

A sergeant was seriously injured during the incident in Ash Grove in Darwen, Lancashire, on Tuesday morning.

Paul Elliot, 46, of no fixed address, is accused of six counts of "throwing corrosive fluid on a person" with intent to burn, maim, disfigure or disable any person or to do some grievous bodily harm to any person.

He is due before magistrates later.

Mr Elliot...
source: BBC

2019-04-18 09:14
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