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Buxton woman charged following alleged assault in the town

Posted on 20th April 2017

A Buxton woman has been charged with assault, criminal damage, and assaulting a police officer following an incident in the town last week.

We were called to a property on Holker Road, Buxton at 1.30pm on Friday, April 14, following reports of alleged assault and damage at the address.

As officers attended, the woman is also alleged to have assaulted an officer and was arrested.

Elspeth Cheshire (23) of Woodsmoor Lane, Stockport, has been charged with assault, criminal damage, assaulting a police officer, and resisting arrest.

The criminal damage charge also relates to damage caused at Spring Gardens, Buxton the previous day.

Cheshire was remanded on Monday, April 17 and is set to appear in court at a later date.

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