Grantham court: Trial for assault on policeman

A man accused of assaulting a police officer and damaging a police car will face a trial.

Ian Haynes of Houghton Road in Grantham is also charged with damaging a second car parked in Harlaxton Road.

The offences, all of which are denied by Haynes, are alleged to have taken place on April 9.

The trial will be held at Grantham Magistrates’ Court on August 23. Haynes was released on unconditional bail.