Man tried to bite police officers in hotel incident

Police are investigating
Police are investigating

A man tried to bite and headbutt police officers in a hotel, Belfast Magistrates’ Court has heard.

Leo Benson, 24, of St Peter’s Place, Belfast, admitted assault on police, resisting arrest and disorderly behaviour at the Etap Hotel in the city on February 8.

Police were brought in after a group of men ignored requests to calm down.

Sentencing was deferred.