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Man Charged After Alleged Threats To Elderly Woman

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5:10pm 5th July 2013

A man's been charged with threatening violence and possessing an offensive weapon after an incident in Dorchester yesterday.

It happened in Bowling Alley walks - when the male allegedly became abusive towards an elderly woman on a mobility scooter.

When the police arrived at the scene he threatened them with a brick, but went to ground when officers threatened to use a taser.

He's been released on bail and will appear before Weymouth Magistrates.

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