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Man charged after spraying a substance at police officers

News   •   Jan 07, 2020 16:56 GMT

A man has been charged with assaulting two police officers.

Terrance Nelson, 29 (21.09.90) of Sandal Street, E15 was charged on Friday, 3 January with two counts of assaulting a police officer and one count of possession of a section 5 firearm.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Thames Magistrates' Court on Saturday, 4 January where he entered a guilty plea and was bailed to appear at Thames Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, 15 January pending pre-sentence reports.

+ Police were called at 19:30hrs on Thursday, 2 January to reports of an altercation at Sandal Street, E15. Officers attended and Nelson was arrested on suspicion of a S4 public order offence.

During arrest he sprayed a substance at two police officers. The officers did not sustain lasting injuries, but did require hospital treatment.