Man has been charged following incident at Bucknall

A MAN from Stoke-on-Trent has been charged following the incident at Ruxley Road, Bucknall , at which armed police officers were deployed on Wednesday ( January 10).

Mark Heath, aged 44, of Ruxley Road, has been charged with assault by beating, false imprisonment and wounding/inflicting grievous bodily harm without intent.

Heath will appear at North Staffordshire Justice Centre in Newcastle-under-Lyme this morning.