Mablethorpe teenager to face trial over police officer assault charge

Crime
Crime

A 19-year-old man from Mablethorpe is due to appear in court tomorrow (Friday March 20) on a charge of disorderly behaviour while drunk, and a charge of assaulting a police constable in the execution of his duty.

David James Tokelove, 19, of Seacroft Road, was allegedly drunk and disorderly in public, in Mablethorpe High Street, on September 4 last year. He allegedly also assaulted PC 118 Latto in the execution of his duty on the same day.

Tokelove pleaded not guilty to both charges in court on September 23, and the case was adjourned for the trial.

The trial will begin at Skegness Magistrates’ Court tomorrow morning.