‘Drugged-up’ man assaults police after incident in Rushden


A man assaulted police after frightening shoppers in Rushden.

The incident started in Washbrook Road on Monday, September 6, 2021, at about 8.45pm when a man who appeared to be in a drug-induced state was in the area causing fear to members of the public.

At one point he entered the Asda store but was swiftly arrested by officers. While with officers, he assaulted four of them.