Trial date fixed over police assaults case

A trial date has been fixed for an Aspull man accused of assaulting three police officers.

Friday, 13th July 2018, 12:59 pm
Updated Monday, 16th July 2018, 5:52 pm
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Andres Flores, 53, of Caldford Close, has denied responsibility for an incident involving two sergeants and constable on November 4 last year.

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Prosecutors say that the incident was caught on police bodycam devices.

He was bailed in his absence by Wigan and Leigh magistrates to face a two-day hearing at the same venue on October 25 and 26.

An earlier trial had to be abandoned after magistrates ruled there was not enough court time available.