A JUDGE has ruled a thug who hit three ER workers will not pay damages due to the cost of living crisis.
Michael Broad, 28, was high on spice when he punched support worker Vicky Harvey, leaving her with a bruised chin.
He also attacked a nurse and warden after his mother took him to Maidstone Hospital out of concern for his behavior. kent.
Dog walker Broad, who was left with £100 a month after spending, admitted the attack in the city’s Crown Court.
But recorder Andrew Walker QC told him: “I’m happy with the climb household billsyou are unable to make payments.”
Broad, from Snodland, received a 16-week prison sentence suspended for 18 months, plus 20 rehab sessions.
The court heard that the 28-year-old had beaten caregiver Vicky Harvey, emergency room nurse Satheesh John and security guard Mohammad Nabi.
Excitedly, he walked over to Mrs Harvey, who was sitting at a desk, and, without warning, slapped her across the face three times.
Broad then attacked Mr Nabi and Mr John by punching, kicking and biting them.
Mr. Nabi’s glasses were also damaged in the fight.
The violent incident was recorded on CCTV and lasted up to 30 minutes even as he was pinned to the ground.
https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/18190266/thug-damages-afford-bills/ Judge rules thug who assaulted 3 ER workers won’t pay damages because he can’t afford bills due to cost-of-living crisis