Drunk Chaddesden man Thomas Baker crashes car, gets attacked with golf clubs and sprayed with CS gas
A Chaddesden man who took his girlfriend’s car and crashed it when under the influence of drink and drugs ended up being sprayed with CS gas by police who went to arrest him.
Thomas Baker had been to a fund-raising night when he decided to drive the car, which he was insured for, but crashed it into a fence. Southern Derbyshire Magistrates' Court heard Baker, of Winster Road, was seen leaving the vehicle “swaying from side to side”.
When people near the crash scene realised what had happened, the court heard there was “some sort of disorder” and the 43-year-old defendant was attacked with... read more
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