A person has gone on trial accused of trying to homicide a police officer in Glasgow by driving into him.
Zeng Xing Yu, also called Wenji Yu, is accused of driving a automotive into PC Neil Kerr in Glasgow on 21 July final 12 months.
He allegedly struck him on the pinnacle and the physique after which drove with him on the bonnet of the automotive in Devonshire Gardens Lane.
The cost learn out to the jury on the Excessive Courtroom in Paisley stated Yu then crashed into one other automotive in an try to homicide him, inflicting the police officer to fall to the bottom.
The 49-year-old can also be accused of resisting arrest.
He’s stated to have repeatedly refused to depart his automotive, lashed out together with his arms after which struggled with three different officers as they tried to detain him.
The courtroom was instructed he was lodging a particular defence, and that he believed he was beneath assault from a lot of armed males and he was in a state of concern and alarm.
He’s additionally collectively charged with 31-year-old Wang Wen, with each accused of worrying within the provide of hashish, a category B drug, in Montague Lane and Devonshire Gardens Lane.
They deny the costs.
Decide Fiona Tait instructed the jury, showing by video hyperlink, the trial is more likely to final till Wednesday.
The trial continues.