Man sentenced after spitting at Sheffield nurse

A man has appeared in court after spitting at a nurse in Sheffield.

Mahdi Ali, 33, of South View Road, Nether Edge, pleaded guilty to a number of offences at Sheffield Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday.

Mahdid Ali.

Mahdid Ali.

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Ali admitted assaulting the emergency worker by spitting at her on November 30, causing damage to the wing mirror and windscreen wiper of a bus on November 30 and causing £730 of damage by punching and kicking windows at Hanover Medical Centre.

He was sentenced to 16 weeks’ imprisonment, suspended for 12 months, a 20-day rehabilitation requirement and ordered to pay £115 compensation.