Updated: Oct 7, 2018
Armed police on Loughborough Road in Leicester. One man was seen detained by Armed officers. along with order armed police raids across Leicester today.
Issued on 6/10/18 at 10:09 p.m.
A Leicester man has been charged after a police officer was seriously injured yesterday (Friday 5 October).
This evening (Saturday 6 October) Yasin Adam, 25, of Bradbourne Road, was charged with attempted murder and dangerous driving.
He has been remanded into custody to appear at Leicester Magistrates’ Court on Monday (8 October).
The charges relate to an incident in Bradbourne Road, Leicester, when an attempt was made to stop a vehicle. An officer was struck as the car left the area. He sustained serious injuries and remains in hospital undergoing treatment.
Two other men who were arrested in connection with the incident have been released from custody pending further investigations.
Police confirmed that an armed officer was injured this morning in Bradbourne Road.
Four men have been arrested following two serious incidents in Leicester this morning.
Police were called to a report of a man assaulted in Belvoir street at around 3am.
The arrests are in connection with the officer being injured in Bradbourne Road.
A 25-year-old man from Leicester was arrested in the Portsmouth Road area.
Two other men, aged 21, and 20, both from Leicester were arrested shortly after in the Loughborough Road area.
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