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Seventeen-year-old to appear in court after police officer assaulted

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A teenager is due to appear in court accused of punching a police officer in the head during an incident near Skipton.

The 17-year-old boy, from York, was arrested following a disturbance at an address in Gargrave at around 3.15pm yesterday.

Following an investigation, he was charged with criminal damage, assaulting an emergency services worker, using threatening behaviour and resisting a constable in the execution of his duties.

He was bailed to appear at Harrogate Youth Court next month.

Last modified: August 5, 2020