Two men charged with assault and fraud after Tesco, Wisbech, printer ink scam - security officer left with broken finger
- Credit: Archant
Two security officers at Tesco in Wisbech were assaulted on Wednesday morning – one left with a broken finger – as they tried to detain two men.
Dominic Golden, 36, of Victoria Park, Dover and William Hicks, 27, of Sandpiper Close, Southwark, attempted to defraud the Cromwell Road supermarket with a scam involving printer ink.
Whilst detaining the men as they left the store, the security officers were assaulted.
Both men were arrested by officers and then taken to the Police Investigation Centre in King’s Lynn.
Golden was charged with fraud by false representation and actual bodily harm. Hicks was charged with fraud by false representation, actual bodily harm and assault.
You may also want to watch:
Both men were refused bail.
- 1 Woman threatened for not wearing mask describes fear for safety
- 2 Five fire crews called to building blaze
- 3 Stronger bonds can be key to success, believes Fenmen boss
- 4 Octavia Hill’s Birthplace House gets share of £1.57billion fund
- 5 Fen farm on more than 200 acres of land up for sale for £2.2million
- 6 Historian who wrote 126 books and spent 64 years bellringing dies aged 90
- 7 Businesses reopen as lockdown restrictions ease
- 8 'I lived in the woods' - Suspected murder victim reveals five year ordeal
- 9 ‘Numerous’ number plate thefts reported to police across region
- 10 Ladies mark return from lockdown with eight-goal thriller