Man denies hospital bullet threat

Clifton Hospital
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A man accused of being abusive to hospital staff and threatening to put a bullet through a police officer’s head has made his first appearance at court.

Mark Howarth, 41, formerly of Auburn Grove, Blackburn, now living at Derbe Road, St Annes, pleaded not guilty to being drunk and disorderly at Clifton Hospital, St Annes on November 21.

Howarth had his case adjourned to January 11 for trial by Blackpool magistrates.