Thug spat in cop’s eye and said he hoped she died

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the and abu­sive to the hos­pi­tal had taken 100 fend­ing, told the court Bevins be­haved “er­rat­i­cally” and was cop­ing with the re­cent death of his mother.

He added: “Mr Bevins is dis­gusted and apol­o­gises to the of­fi­cers who were just look­ing af­ter him.”

Sher­iff Sean Mur­phy QC called

Bevins be­hav­iour “dis­grace­ful” when jail­ing at the end of the trail on Thurs­day.

He said: “This was very se­ri­ous as we are in the mid­dle of a pan­demic and po­lice of­fi­cers have ex­tra du­ties be­cause of that.

“The po­lice were try­ing to as­sist you be­cause of your con­di­tion.

“The fact you spat on of­fi­cers is a hor­rific as­sault and is be­com­ing all too com­mon.

“The dif­fi­culty is the po­lice of­fi­cers are re­quired to be tested.

“They were taken off duty and may have been in­fected not just with Covid but other things as well.”

He stated that he hoped she died of Covid ... this was very se­ri­ous as we are in the mid­dle of a pan­demic

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