Crowborough teen charged over knuckle duster attack

A teenager from Crowborough has been charged with carrying out assaults armed with a knuckle duster following a disturbance in Tunbridge Wells in the early hours of Sunday morning.

It was reported that between 2.50am and 3am on 27th August 2017 two men were attacked, during an altercation involving a number of people in the High Street.

Connor Hewett, aged 19 of Aldervale Cottages in Alderbrook, was arrested in connection with the incident.

He has now been charged with two offences of assault and with possessing an offensive weapon in a public place.

Hewett has been bailed to appear before Sevenoaks Magistrates’ Court on 12th September.