Man Charged After Police Officer Run Over In Walsall

11 September 2018, 12:32 | Updated: 11 September 2018, 12:35

Clover Johnson

A man's been charged after a police officer was seriously injured in a hit and run in Walsall.

The 50-year-old female officer, a constable with West Midlands Police, was trying to diffuse a domestic incident in Hatherton Road on Thursday, when she was hit by car.

She's been in hospital receiving treatment for a head injury, broken ribs and a punctured lung. 

Clover Johnson

In a statement, the force said Clover Johnson, of Hilary Road, Walsall, has been charged with grievous bodily harm, assault, actual bodily harm and causing serious injury by dangerous driving.  


He's set to appear at Walsall Magistrates Court.