Stevenage man charged after neighbours are threatened with a hammer

PUBLISHED: 10:07 12 August 2020

Adaway is scheduled to appear at Stevenage Magistrates Court on Tuesday, September 15. Picture: Herts Police

Adaway is scheduled to appear at Stevenage Magistrates Court on Tuesday, September 15. Picture: Herts Police

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A 52-year-old man has been charged in connection with a neighbourhood dispute in Stevenage – which saw one person threatened with a hammer.

Carl Adaway, from Holly Copse, was charged with using threatening words or behaviour with intent to cause fear and provoke unlawful violence.

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The incident, which occurred on Thursday, July 30, saw a number of residents in Holly Copse verbally and physically threatened.

The 52-year-old was remanded in custody last week and is scheduled to appear at Stevenage Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, September 15.

Sergeant Chris Adshead said: “We will not tolerate communities being subject to persistent anti-social behaviour issues.

“I would like to thank our colleagues from the Case Investigation Team in Stevenage whose diligent work greatly assisted us in achieving a charge and remand for this incident.”


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