Thropton man admits assault

A Thropton man has pleaded guilty to assaulting another in the village.

Jason Ridley, 43, of West Lea, attacked the alleged victim in the Riverside area of Thropton on Wednesday, July 2. The case was adjourned until Monday, October 27.

Ridley was given conditional bail to reappear at the court for a hearing to discuss factual issues in the case.