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Dudley woman charged with spitting at nurse treating her for coronavirus

By Dayna Farrington | Dudley | Crime | Published:

A Dudley woman has been charged after allegedly spitting at a nurse while being treated for coronavirus symptoms.

Nursing staff wearing protective clothing

Lesley Pike, 56, is said to have spat and thrown the contents of a sick bowl over the nurse while she was treated for Covid-19 symptoms on Saturday.

Pike, of Caroline Street, in Kates Hill, has since been charged with assaulting an emergency worker.

She has been bailed to appear before Dudley Magistrates Court on Thursday, May 21.

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Dayna Farrington

By Dayna Farrington
Senior reporter based at Wolverhampton

Reporter for the Express & Star based at Wolverhampton.

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