Man and woman charged after alleged racist incident at takeaway
Published at 12:35, Friday, 09 May 2014
A man and woman have been charged after an alleged racist incident at a takeaway.
It is claimed the pair entered the Chattanooga takeaway on Main Street, Egremont, at about 11am on Monday and were abusive to staff. A man, aged 33, from Egremont, received minor injuries.
Eric Dodgson, 45, of Old Smithfield, Egremont, has been charged with racially aggravated public disorder.
Natalie Bates, 26, of Brisco Mount, Egremont, has been charged with racially aggravated public disorder and criminal damage, possession of an offensive weapon in a public place and racially aggravated common assault.
They will appear before West Cumbria Magistrates Court in Workington on May 21.
Published by http://www.newsandstar.co.uk
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