Wisbech police officer acquitted on assault charge

PUBLISHED: 16:55 11 January 2019 | UPDATED: 17:10 23 January 2019

Wisbech police officer acquitted on assault charge.

Wisbech police officer acquitted on assault charge.

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A police officer from Wisbech has been found not guilty of a serious assault.

PC Dean Thompson, 46, was accused of assaulting a 62-year-old man in Elm on 6 October, 2017.

PC Thompson, based in Fenland, stood trial on a charge of grievous bodily harm at St Alban’s Crown Court this week and was today (January 11) found not guilty by a jury.

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