Eastbourne police officers go on trial

POLICE OFFICER ROBERT RANGELEY SUS-180514-103539001
POLICE OFFICER ROBERT RANGELEY SUS-180514-103539001

The trial of two Eastbourne police officers is due to begin at Hove Crown Court this morning (Monday).

Police constables Robert Rangeley and Paul Bridger faces charges of assault after a 33-year-old was taken to hospital following an alleged incident at the Eagle Pub in Gildredge Road in January.

POLICE OFFICER  PAUL BRIDGER SUS-180514-103528001

POLICE OFFICER PAUL BRIDGER SUS-180514-103528001

The two officers were both charged in April last year with assault causing actual bodily harm.