Haywards Heath taxi row - Drunk man arrested after assaulting two police officers

A drunken man spent a night behind bars after assaulting two police officers in Haywards Heath.

Sunday, 3rd October 2021, 5:16 pm
Updated Sunday, 3rd October 2021, 5:18 pm

Mid Sussex Neighbourhood Policing Inspector Darren Taylor said the officers were called to an incident on Friday night (October 1).

PC Taylor added: "A drunk male ended up spending the night in the cells on Friday night, due to the fact he refused to get out of a taxi which wasn't for him.

"The fact that he was disorderly and the fact that he assaulted two members of the team who arrested him in Haywards Heath. Will be going to court."

Police officers were called to a taxi row in Haywards Heath on Friday night (October 1)