Update – Witness appeal after altercation in Christchurch

25 July 2016
A man is due to appear in court charged in connection with an incident along Dorset Road in Christchurch.

At 6.37pm on Thursday 21 July 2016 Dorset Police received a report of an altercation along Dorset Road in Christchurch.

It is alleged that during the incident a male taxi driver was threatened with a firearm by a male customer.

A 49-year-old Christchurch man has been charged with possession of an unloaded air weapon in a public place and use of threatening behaviour with intent to cause fear of unlawful violence and is due to appear at Bournemouth Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday 9 August 2016.

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