Man charged with assaulting two police officers Date published: 22nd August 2019 9.32am

Officers have charged a man after two police officers were assaulted in Widnes.

Lee Dyas, of Squires Avenue, Widnes, was arrested on Tuesday 20 August following an incident of Scott Avenue.

During the incident two officers sustained minor injuries.

The 19-year-old has subsequently been charged with two counts of assaulting emergency services workers and one count of resisting arrest.

Dyas has been released on bail and is due to appear at Warrington Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 26 September.