Man charged with assault after officer is injured in Sheffield

A man has been charged with assault after a police officer was left injured in Sheffield.

Wednesday, 20th February 2019, 06:10 am
Updated Wednesday, 20th February 2019, 06:12 am
Sheffield city centre. Picture: Google

Officers patrolling the city centre came across Kirean Winsey being abusive and threatening yesterday.

Sheffield city centre. Picture: Google

Police said an officer was attacked and left with minor injuries while they were transporting him to a custody suite. 

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The 40-year-old, of Lupton Walk, Lowedges, was charged with assaulting an emergency worker and public order offences. 

He was released on bail to appear at Sheffield Magistrates’ Court.