Man charged over attack which left South Yorkshire police officer seriously injured

A man has been charged over an attack on a police officer in Barnsley.

Tuesday, 19th July 2016, 5:34 am
Updated Tuesday, 19th July 2016, 6:39 am
Barnsley man accused of attacking police officer

Casey Kevin Green, aged 21, of Northorpe, Gilroyd, appeared before Barnsley magistrates yesterday accused of wounding with intent to do grievous bodily harm.

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He is alleged to have attacked a female police officer in Doncaster Road, Darfield, at around 7.25pm on Friday, July 15.

The 45-year-old woman suffered serious hand injuries that required hospital treatment.