Couple are set to face assault charges


A couple charged with assault and possessing a wheel brace as an offensive weapon will have their case heard at crown court.

Ryan Anthony Chapman, 24, of Back Lane, Halam, and Tracey Anne Elliot, 29, of Hay Fields, Rainworth, are charged with having the brace on Lake Farm Road, Rainworth, and attacking a male.

Chapman is also accused of criminal damage for damaging an internal door, while Elliot facing a second assault charge on a female.

Neither entered pleas while appearing before Mansfield Magistrates’ Court.

They are due before Nottingham Crown Court on October 7.