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Police came under attack as yobs threw fireworks and missiles at officers during Leeds man's arrest

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Police in Bradford came under fire as members of the public threw missiles and fireworks at officers during an arrest.

A police car was damaged and police officers came under attack while an arrest was being made in the Holmewood area of Bradford on Thursday, October 4.

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A 20-year-old Leeds man has been charged with being drunk and disorderly in a public place and he is due to appear at Bradford Magistrates Court later this month.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "During his arrest, a police car was damaged and officers came under attack from missiles and fireworks being thrown at them by other people in the vicinity.

"No-one was hurt as a result of this disorder. Enquiries are ongoing."

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