Man charged with assaulting two Warrington police officers Date published: 15th November 2018 5.27pm

A 29-year-old man has been charged with assaulting two Cheshire Police officers.

Michael Burke, of Ruskin Drive, Dentons Green, St Helens, was arrested in Huyton, Knowsley, last night (Wednesday 14 November) on suspicion of breaching court bail conditions.

Two officers from the Warrington Local Policing Unit sustained injuries while making the arrest.

Burke has subsequently been charged with two counts of assaulting an emergency service worker and one count of breaching court bail conditions.

He appeared at Warrington Magistrates’ Court today (Thursday 15 November).

Burke was released on conditional bail and is due to appear at Warrington Magistrates’ Court again on 11 January 2019.