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Chesterfield man charged with assaulting a police officer

A 25 year old man has been charged after a serious police incident in Hasland on Easter Sunday

Police officers were called to Mansfield Road at around 4pm on Sunday afternoon to reports that a man had allegedly been assaulted.

When they arrived at the property a man was arrested and taken to hospital.

Luke Booker of Mansfield Road was later charged with affray, assaulting a police officer and criminal damage to a police car. The 25 year-old has been released under investigation and will appear at Chesterfield Justice Centre on June 1.

The incident led to Mansfield Road being closed for a number of hours on Sunday evening as police cordoned off an area around the Co-op.

 

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