Police charge man with assault

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Abbas Hussain, aged 32, of The Avenue, Kennington, Oxford, was charged with one count of assault by beating on 2 May.

The charge relates to an incident in The Avenue at around 5:30pm on 1 May, when a 31-year-old man was assaulted.

Hussain appeared at Oxford Magistrates’ Court on 3 May and pleaded not guilty to the charge.

He has been bailed to next appear at the same court on 3 Jul