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Female Police Officer Attacked


5:22pm 9th April 2013

A man's been charged with allegedly assaulting a female Police Officer in Blandford.

Full details of the attack have been released to Wessex FM by Dorset Police.

The officer was responding to a call on her own after a reported disturbance between 2 men at the Greyhound Inn in Market Place, the Thursday before last (28th March).

One of the men kicked her in the face while he was being detained.

Luckily she escaped serious injury and was joined by other Police Officers shortly after.

The arrested man, a 24-year-old from Blandford, has since been charged with drunk and disorderly behaviour and assault on a police officer.

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