Man, 29, admits assaulting police officer at Dundee HQ

Tayside Division's Bell Street HQ

Barry Dunn, 29, of South Road, admitted assault, drugs and breach of the peace charges.

Dunn had sentence deferred until February 20 for reports and a restriction of liberty order assessment by Sheriff Alastair Carmichael.

He said he was giving Dunn a chance by putting him on bail for reports.

Dunn admitted that on January 9, at police HQ in Bell Street, he possessed heroin.

He further admitted assaulting Ewan Haldane, a police custody security officer, by attempting to punch him on the head and striking him on the head with his head, and that he behaved in a threatening or abusive manner likely to cause fear or alarm, shouted, swore, uttered threats of violence towards police officers and acted in an aggressive manner.