The deputy mayor of Lambeth has been arrested after an attack that left a man with a broken jaw and ribs and requiring 27 stitches.
Liberal Democrat Judith Best, 51, attended a police station on Saturday and was arrested accused of actual bodily harm with conspiracy to commit grievous bodily harm. She was bailed.
Her son, Scott Richards, 31, was held on Sunday following a police chase. Police are looking for others in connection with the case.
Neil Potter, 41, was assaulted in Madeira Road, Streatham, in the early hours of Friday. His father, Steve, said his son was “lucky to be alive”. Police charged Mr Richards with grievous bodily harm. He remains in custody. Continue Reading….
I read this and just shook my head. What a MESS! The woman is deputy mayor of Lambeth, somebody to look up to in the community but manages to get herself caught up in this drama.
Anyway I am not going to say anything more about this madness apart from “innocent until proven guilty”.
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