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Rutherglen Reformer - - News -

A Ruther­glen man has been ac­cused of a num­ber of as­sault charges in­clud­ing spit­ting on a woman and bit­ing a po­lice of­fi­cer.

Scott Oliver is al­leged to have acted in an ag­gres­sive man­ner, shouted and swore at the woman and spat on her face at Wal­lace Street, Glas­gow on July 3, 2016.

The 24-year-old was fur­ther charged with shout­ing, swear­ing and re­peat­edly ut­ter­ing threats of vi­o­lence to­wards a taxi driver and kicked his ve­hi­cle.

Oliver, who stays on Castle­fern Road, is then said to have spat at and strug­gled vi­o­lently with a po­lice con­sta­ble and re­peat­edly at­tempted to bite another on the body.

A trial is due to take place at Glas­gow Sher­iff Court on July 24. A Castlemilk mo­torist is al­leged to have struck another ve­hi­cle when driv­ing un­der the in­flu­ence of drink and drugs.

James McPhee is ac­cused of hit­ting the sta­tion­ary Vaux­hall Zafira when it was sit­u­ated at a road traf­fic sig­nal on Castlemilk Road on March 23, 2016.

He is also said to have had herbal cannabis on his pos­ses­sion at the time of the in­ci­dent.

McPhee, 52, of Tor­musk Road, was fur­ther charged with driv­ing whilst un­der the in­flu­ence of drink and drugs on Jan­uary 18, 2016.

The ac­cused is due to stand trial at Glas­gow Sher­iff Court on July 19. Glas­gow Sher­iff Court will host the trial of a Ruther­glen woman ac­cused of at­tempt­ing to head­butt and spit on po­lice of­fi­cers.

Natalie McColl, of Hamilton Road, is al­leged to have be­haved in a threat­en­ing or abu­sive man­ner at Neil­vaig Drive by shout­ing, swear­ing, scream­ing, ut­ter­ing of­fen­sive re­marks and threats of vi­o­lence.

She was fur­ther charged with re­sist­ing ar­rest by three po­lice con­sta­bles by lash­ing out with her legs and at­tempt­ing to head­butt and spit on two of them.

McColl, 19, is due to ap­pear for trial on July 21 af­ter it was ad­journed at Glas­gow Sher­iff Court on June 21.

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