Police News Update: 19 facing violent disorder charges, next week, in the Magistrates Court!
Nineteen men have been charged with violent disorder offences following planned arrests last month.
Fifteen men from Rotherham and four from West Yorkshire were charged on Monday 2 November in relation to offences said to have taken place in the Wellgate area of Rotherham on Saturday 5 September.
The offences are alleged to have occurred following a demonstration at about 4.30pm.
The following men have been charged with violent disorder:
Mahroof Sultan, 36, of Grosvenor Road, Eastwood
Mohammed Saleem, 43, of Mount Street, Rotherham
Haseeb Alam, 18, of Selwyn Street, Eastwood
Arshad Khan, 44, of Wellgate Mount, Rotherham
Abrar Javid, 37, of St Johns Road, Eastwood
Sadaqat Ali, 39, of Milton Road, Eastwood
Shaban Ditta, 31, of Cambridge Crescent, East Dene
Akaash Nazir, 21, Cow Rakes Lane, Whiston
Imran Iqbal, 29, Clough Road, Masbrough
Nasrum Rashid, 21, of Fraser Road, Broom
David Ashley Woodward, 47, of Church View, Sowerby Bridge
Andrew Thomas Gary Fox, 47, of Mount Avenue, Halifax
Dennis Farrell, 30, of Hunterhill Road, Halifax
Reece Mclaren, 20, of Darbyfields, Golcar, Huddersfield
Daniel Lee Luty, 19, of Redshank Road, Wath
Henry Mark Fisher, 20, of Rockingham Road, Swinton
John James Sheridan, 25, of Henly Way, Masbrough
A 17-year-old from Masbrough has also been charged with violent disorder.
Asif Zaman, 47, of Wellgate Mount, Rotherham has been charged with possession of an offensive weapon.
The men are due to appear before Rotherham Magistrates’ Court next week. Details of the appearance will be published closer to the time.