Man arrested while drunk tries to bite police officer

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 - Credit: Archant

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."