Merseyside PC loses teeth after being attacked by drunk thug
A Merseyside PC had his front teeth knocked out by a drunken thug.
Ex-soldier PC Paul Pearson, 51, was left unable to speak to his daughter in case the injury upset her after being elbowed in the face by “aggressive” Zigmantas Svelnys.
The PC, who has served in Merseyside Police for 28 years, told a court the injury left him “embarrassed” in front of his younger colleagues and needing lengthy dental treatment.
Svelnys, 58, was jailed for 42 weeks today after being convicted of assaulting PC Pearson and his colleague, PC Neil Green, during a call-out on Sunday July 3 this year.
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