Chester man charged with 4 counts of assault Date published: 3rd January 2017 5.20pm

A man has been charged with 4 counts of assault following an incident in Chester.

Jamie Welch, aged 23, of Longdale Drive, Chester, was arrested in the early hours of this morning (3 January) following reports of an assault on Bridge Street yesterday evening (2 January).

Welch was arrested on suspicion of two counts of ABH, assault by beating, and assaulting a police officer while resisting arrest.

He was subsequently charged today and has been remanded in custody to appear at West Cheshire Magistrates’ Court tomorrow, Wednesday 4 January.