Assault charge

AN Alnwick man has appeared in court charged with common assault.

Kevin Fletcher, 50, of Lindisfarne Road, is alleged to have headbutted Laura Millar on Sunday, June 5 in Clayport Street.

At South East Northumberland Magistrates’ Court on Monday, he entered no plea and the case was adjourned until Tuesday, August 30, at 10am.

Fletcher is on unconditional bail.