LATEST: Man remanded in custody after assault in Peterborough supermarket

A man has been remanded in custody following a serious assault in Morrisons supermarket in Lincoln Road on Monday.

Wednesday, 11th January 2017, 4:39 pm
Updated Wednesday, 11th January 2017, 4:42 pm
The scene at Morrisons in Lincoln Road

Police were called at 10.45am on Monday, January 9, to reports of violence at a branch of Morrisons in Lincoln Road, Peterborough.

A Cambridgeshire police spokesman said: “Three people were assaulted as a result of the incident. Details of injuries are unknown at this time, but it is not believed to be life-threatening.”

Marian Carcel, 37, of no known address, has been charged with two counts of assault by beating and one count of causing actual bodily harm (ABH).

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He appeared at Cambridge Magistrates’ Court yesterday, Tuesday, and has been remanded in custody to appear at Peterborough Crown Court at 10am on Tuesday February 7.

A spokesman for Morrisons said: “Our stores should be safe and welcoming places to work and shop. We have a zero tolerance approach to antisocial behaviour and are helping Police with their enquiries.”

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said they treated four people at the scene, although no-one needed hospital treatment.