Perthshire village shortly after 5am. And because of James Brown’s “large stature and highly aggressive demeanour,” further units were requested to attend.
An additional five officers went to the turn-of-year party at Luncarty ’s Marshall Crescent, Perth Sheriff Court was told. Six leisure venues set to reopen for first time since MarchThey initially stood outside as their sergeant tried to “engage the accused and diffuse the situation,” explained depute fiscal Bill Kermode.
But Brown, of Southlands Road, Auchterarder, refused to calm down and eventually had to be sprayed before he could be arrested.