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PC 'acted in self-defence' over assault claims before football derby match

Officer 'went over the top' in punching fan, court told.

Derby clash: Chesterfield were playing Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough

Derby clash: Chesterfield were playing Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough

Date - 1st August 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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An officer went "over the top" when landing three punches on a teenage football fan and breaking his nose, a jury heard. CCTV footage was shown to Leeds Crown Court on Wednesday of PC Liam Stewart pushing 18-year-old Louis McAndrew...
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