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Man charged with breaching restraining order

PUBLISHED: 12:37 23 November 2018

Norwich Magistrates' Court. Picture: Denise Bradley.

Norwich Magistrates' Court. Picture: Denise Bradley.

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A man has been charged with breach of a restraining order.

Matthew Ward, 29, of Stradbroke Road, Pakefield was charged with breaching a restraining order and was remanded in custody to appear before Norwich Magistrates Court today (Friday, November 23).

It comes after police went to arrest a man in connection with the offence yesterday (Thursday). A police spokesman said: “Police yesterday afternoon attended a property on Stradbroke Road to arrest a man in connection with breach of a restraining order.

“The man refused to leave the property and made threats to self-harm.

“Following negotiations with the man he left the property and was subsequently taken to Great Yarmouth Police Investigation Centre for questioning. “No-one was hurt in the incident.”

Ward was subsequently charged and was due to appear before Norwich Magistrates Court.

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