Man accused of assaulting police officer in Bristol

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The incident happened in Tyndalls Park Road. Credit: ITV West Country

A man is due in court accused of assaulting a police officer in Bristol.

Fahad Sadiq Mohammed has been charged with an assault offence against a police officer.

Mohammed, 26, has been charged with assault causing actual bodily harm after an Avon and Somerset Police officer was injured during an incident at Tyndalls Park Road in the early hours of Saturday morning (7 January).

Mohammed, 26, has also been charged with five other offences including possession with intent to supply a class A drug and obstructing an officer during an authorised search.

He is due to appear at Bristol Magistrates Court today (Monday 9 January).