Shrewsbury man had hammer and knives in New Year's Day assaults

By Aimee Jones | Shrewsbury | Crime | Published:

A Shrewsbury man who was armed with a hammer and knives on New Year’s Day injured two men, a court heard.

Michael Heath, of Drawwell Street, pleaded guilty to assault occasioning actual bodily harm and unlawful wounding on January 1, 2018.

The 58-year-old also admitted being in possession of two knives and a hammer in Hereford Road on the same date.

The case has been adjourned until August 5 for sentencing at Shrewsbury Crown Court.

Aimee Jones

By Aimee Jones

Senior reporter based at the Shropshire Star's Shrewsbury office, covering Shrewsbury, North Shropshire and South Shropshire.

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