A MAN is to stand trial after he pleaded not guilty to attacking a police officer.

Corey Greenslade, 22, of Newlyn Road, Pantside, Newbridge, denied assaulting an emergency worker.

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Newport Crown Court heard the alleged incident against a police constable took place in Newbridge on July 14.

Judge Jeremy Jenkins set a trial date of March 9, 2022.

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Greenslade was granted unconditional bail.

The defendant was represented by Richard Ace and the prosecution by Julia Cox.