VIDEO: Sheffield man charged with attempted murder of police officer arrives at court earlier

This is the first glimpse of a man charged with the attempted murder of a police officer in Sheffield.

Friday, 15th April 2016, 11:32 am
Nathan Sumner arrives at Sheffield Magistrates' Court

Nathan Sumner, aged 35, of Plowright Close, Gleadless Valley, is also accused of six counts of assault by beating, a section 47 assault, two counts of making threats to kill, affray, threatening a person with a blade in a public place

and production of cannabis.

Nathan Sumner arrives at Sheffield Magistrates' Court

Mr Sumner arrived at Sheffield Magistrates’ Court this morning to attend a preliminary hearing.

Nathan Sumner, 35, arrives at Sheffield Magistrates Court under heavy police guard, today April 15 2016. Sumner has been charged with attempted murder, six counts of assault by beating, a section 47 assault, two counts of making threats to kill, affray, threatening a person with a blade in a public place, production of cannabis. See rossparry copy, RPYPOLICE: A man has appeared in court charged with the attempted murder of a female police officer.Nathan Sumner was flanked by seven armed police officers as he arrived in the dock in a packed courtroom at Sheffield Magistrates Court, South Yorks.vHe was charged with the attempted murder of PC Lisa Bates in what the prosecutor Paul Macaulay described to the court as a "truly horrendous attack on a police officer".
Nathan Sumner
Nathan Sumner arrives at Sheffield Magistrates' Court
Nathan Sumner, 35, arrives at Sheffield Magistrates Court under heavy police guard, today April 15 2016. Sumner has been charged with attempted murder, six counts of assault by beating, a section 47 assault, two counts of making threats to kill, affray, threatening a person with a blade in a public place, production of cannabis. See rossparry copy, RPYPOLICE: A man has appeared in court charged with the attempted murder of a female police officer.Nathan Sumner was flanked by seven armed police officers as he arrived in the dock in a packed courtroom at Sheffield Magistrates Court, South Yorks.vHe was charged with the attempted murder of PC Lisa Bates in what the prosecutor Paul Macaulay described to the court as a "truly horrendous attack on a police officer".
Nathan Sumner