Man Charged Over Police Knife Attack

14 July 2017, 08:10 | Updated: 14 July 2017, 08:18

Police officer

A man's been charged after two police officers were attacked with a knife in Farnborough.

It happened as they tried to make an arrest in Merlin Road on Wednesday evening. 

They'd been called to reports of a domestic assault.

32-year-old Christopher Richard Buttling of Merlin Road has been charged with two counts of GBH, and production of cannabis. 

He is due to appear at Basingstoke Magistrates Court on Friday 14 July.

Two male officers were taken to Frimley Park Hospital for treatment to cuts, and were later discharged.