Peterborough woman due in court charged with spitting at police

A woman is due in court today charged with eight offences including spitting at police and security staff and shoplifting.

Jade Mason, 35, was arrested in Broadway, Peterborough city centre, on 27 September in connection with an instance of shoplifting at Poundland where security staff and a police officer were spat at.

The following day she was charged with attempting to steal goods from Poundland, theft of goods worth £4 from Poundland, assault by beating, racially aggravated assault and using threatening behaviour all against one member of staff at Poundland, assault by beating against another member of staff and assaulting an emergency worker.

She was also charged with theft of goods worth £100 from Lloyds Pharmacy on 22 September.

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Mason, of Bodesway in Orton Malborne, appeared at Peterborough Magistrates’ Court on 29 September where she denied all offences. She was remanded in custody for a pre-trial hearing at the same court today (Wednesday 7 October).