Hampshire Constabulary

Man charged in connection with serious officer assault in Southampton

Press release   •   Jun 24, 2019 08:34 BST

A man has been charged after an officer was seriously assaulted in Southampton.

Robert Mann, 26, of Coriander Drive, Totton has been charged with grievous bodily harm.

He has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Southampton Magistrates Court on Monday morning (June 24).

A 27-year-old man, from West Wellow, and a 22-year-old man, from Totton, who were arrested in connection with this incident have been bailed.

A 32-year-old man who was also arrested has been released with no further action to be taken against him.

The charge come after an officer was seriously assaulted in Above Bar Street in the early hours of Sunday, June 23.

Anyone with information is asked to contact us on 101, quoting 44190215711, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.