Man, 42, de­nies as­sault­ing dad

Wishaw Press - - FRONT PAGE -

A Wishaw man has been ac­cused of as­sault­ing his dad dur­ing an in­ci­dent in the town’s Main Street.

William Mitchell, 42, has de­nied slap­ping his fa­ther on the face caus­ing his glasses to fall from his head and kick him on the body on Au­gust 21.

Mitchell, of Thom­son Av­enue, also pleaded not guilty to shout­ing, swear­ing, ut­ter­ing threats of vi­o­lence and be­hav­ing in an ag­gres­sive man­ner dur­ing the same in­ci­dent.

The third charge Mitchell faces is knock­ing a mo­bile phone from the hands of his dad caus­ing it to fall to get dam­aged.

Mitchell is due to stand trial at Hamil­ton Sher­iff Court on Novem­ber 29.

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