Pc assault case thrown out

A SUFFOLK policeman accused of assaulting a teenager has had the case against him thrown out of court.Felixstowe-based officer Stephen Warne, 45, was charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm following an incident on September 16 last year which left 16-year-old Robbie Croft's arm fractured in three places.

A SUFFOLK policeman accused of assaulting a teenager has had the case against him thrown out of court.

Felixstowe-based officer Stephen Warne, 45, was charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm following an incident on September 16 last year which left 16-year-old Robbie Croft's arm fractured in three places.

Today the judge hearing the case at Norwich Crown Court decided Warne had no case to answer and dismissed the jury.

For full story see tomorrow's Evening Star.

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