No evidence offered in assault case

THE Crown Prosecution Service decided to offer no evidence against Ely man Robert Bennett this week, when a witness failed to attend his trial. Bennett, 33, of Ramsey Road, had denied assaulting Sadie Ogilvie in Ely on January 4. Dismissing the case, pres

THE Crown Prosecution Service decided to offer no evidence against Ely man Robert Bennett this week, when a witness failed to attend his trial.

Bennett, 33, of Ramsey Road, had denied assaulting Sadie Ogilvie in Ely on January 4. Dismissing the case, presiding magistrate Alan Williams said: "This case was not dropped without consideration, and an attempt to get the witness here.