No bail for man accused of driving into police officer in Wolverhampton

By Jamie Brassington | Wolverhampton | Crime | Published:

A 22-year-old man has been remanded in custody after a police officer was hit by a car in Wolverhampton city centre.

Dudley Magistrates Court

Joshua Arnold, of Park Gate Mews, Tipton, appeared in court today charged with attempting to cause grievous bodily harm with intent, dangerous driving, possession of cannabis and driving without insurance or a license.

The charges relate to an incident in the early hours of Sunday on North Street, which runs from Victoria Street past the magistrates court and the Civic Hall.

It is alleged Arnold was driving a BMW which struck Pc Robin White.

Arnold appeared before Dudley Magistrates Court where he confirmed his name, date of birth and address but did not enter a plea.

He was remanded into custody to appear before Wolverhampton Crown Court on October 7.

Jamie Brassington

By Jamie Brassington
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