Man awaits sentencing after assaulting police officer

A man will have to wait to find out his punishment after pleading guilty to assaulting a police officer and being drunk and disorderly in a public place.

Michael Gray, 30, of Somersby Close in Lynn, appeared in the town’s magistrates court on Thursday where he was sent for a pre-sentence report to be carried out by the probation service.

Gray indicated guilty pleas for both crimes, which happened on April 1 in Lynn.

Gray was at Lynn’s Magistrates' Court on Thursday
Gray was at Lynn’s Magistrates’ Court on Thursday

Magistrates released him on unconditional bail with orders to return to the court on August 9 to be sentenced.