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Man accused of assaulting police officer in Beccles to appear in court today

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A man is due to appear before magistrates today accused of assaulting a police officer and criminal damage offences in the Beccles area.

Police said between July 31 and August 27, a man is alleged to have used threatening words and behaviour contravening the Public Order Act, committed criminal damage to a perspex screen, assaulted a member of the public, and, when arrested, assaulted a police officer.

Peter Davidson-White, 28, of Cucumber Lane, Beccles, was arrested yesterday and taken to Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre for questioning in connection with the offences.

Norwich Magistrates' Court (41427240)
Norwich Magistrates' Court (41427240)

He was subsequently charged with assaulting an emergency worker, assault, two counts of using threatening words or behaviour and criminal damage.

Davidson-White is due to appear before Norwich Magistrates' Court today.

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