Teenager admits assault charge

AN Ely youth admitted assault and resisting a police officer. The 16-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, assaulted Kenneth Docherty on July 20, and resisted Pc Radford the same date. After hearing his pleas on Thursday, Ely magistrates remitt

AN Ely youth admitted assault and resisting a police officer.

The 16-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, assaulted Kenneth Docherty on July 20, and resisted Pc Radford the same date.

After hearing his pleas on Thursday, Ely magistrates remitted the case to Ely Youth Court for a hearing today (Thursday).

Co-defendant Amy Jones, 24, of Windmill Close, Ely, is also accused of assaulting Mr Docherty. Her case was adjourned until August 14.


You may also want to watch:


Both were given conditional bail.

Most Read

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter