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Man arrested while drunk tries to bite police officer

PUBLISHED: 15:45 16 August 2019 | UPDATED: 15:45 16 August 2019

A man tried to bite a police officer in Great Yarmouth on August 15. Picture: Archant Library

A man tried to bite a police officer in Great Yarmouth on August 15. Picture: Archant Library

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A man arrested while drunk in a public place tried to bite a police officer.

Norfolk Police said the man was arrested for breaching a criminal behaviour order as he was drunk in a public place.

The incident happened in Great Yarmouth on Thursday (August 15).

The police tweeted: "He didn't take it too well and started to try to bite us as well as spit at us.

"Thankfully no injuries and the male is now safely in custody."

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