Man charged with drugs and assault offences
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UPDATE: 9.05pm Saturday, 2 May
Merseyside Police has charged a 30-year-old man with drugs and assault offences.
Eric Bromilow, 30 years of Wakefield Drive, Leasowe, has been charged with possession with intent to supply a controlled drug (crack cocaine); possession with intent to supply a Class A controlled drug (heroin) and two counts of assault of police officer.
He has been kept in custody and will appear at Wirral Magistrates Court on Monday, 4 May.
Officers have arrested a 30-year-old man on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A controlled drugs, assault and resisting arrest.
The man, who was riding an electric motorbike on Ditton Lane, Moreton, was seen acting suspiciously by officers after getting off the bike and going in to some shrubs. As the officers approached the male he swung a glass jar hitting one of the officers causing a cut to his head which later required stitches. The jar smashed on contact and a large number of bags containing what is believed to be Class A drugs fell to the floor.
With the assistance of two other officers the man, who comes from Leasowe, was detained, but during the struggle one of the officers sustained an injury to his wrist.
He has been arrested on suspicion of possession of Class A drugs with intent to supply, resisting arrest, and two offences of assault and has been taken to a police station where he is being interviewed by detectives.