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Man slashes Norwich court security guard with blade
The man, who is thought to have smuggled t Cheap Oakley Sunglasses he weapon into court from prison, attacked the security guards with what is believed to have been a razor blade, before attempting to make an escape.
The prisoner is said to have managed to escape the building before he was finally detained by security guards in the court concourse and police were called. A security guard’s hands were injured in the attack. The prisoner remains in custody at Norwich Prison. The attack happened at around 2pm Cheap Oakley Sunglasses , just after the lunch break, on Tuesday. A police spokesman said last night: “Police arrived on scene to find a man had been slashed with a bladed weapon resulting in him suffering injuries to both hands which required hospital treatment. A man was detained by court security staff and has been returned to prison.”
The scuffle is believed to have broken out in Court Two of Norwich Crown Court. A security guard is thought to have damaged tendons in his hand. The prisoner was in court charged with burglary and handling stolen goods. The heari Cheap Oakley Sunglasses ng was being held to set a trial date.
An ambulance spokesman said they had b Cheap Oakley Sunglasses een called to the court at around 2.10pm to treat a member of staff. “The patient had cuts to his hand,” she said.
Members of the public are all searched and must go through a metal detector when entering the court building. Bags are also searched on the way in.
Security at UK courts has been privatised and international security firm G4S provide the security for prisoners. A G4S spokesman said: “I would like to pay tribute to our staff who acted swiftly and decisively in resolving a dangerous situation. They exercised their powers and applied their training in apprehending an armed prisoner and protecting the public. A full investigation will be undertaken to ascertain the circumstances behind the incident.”