Emmerdale star Mark Jordan (pictured) was arrested over accusations that he attacked a pensioner and bit him on his face
Emmerdale star Mark Jordan was arrested over accusations that he attacked a pensioner and bit him on his face after a row in a pub.
Jordan, 53, allegedly chased the 67-year-old man and his associate to their automobile after clashing contained in the Farrars Arms pub in Oldham, Higher Manchester.
The actor, who performs Daz Spencer on the cleaning soap, allegedly adopted the OAP and his associate down a rustic lane as they made their method residence.
Jordan then launched a vicious assault on the pensioner, coming at him like a ‘wild animal,’ the alleged sufferer informed The Solar.
An off-duty officer reportedly intervened and known as police to the scene.
‘He was like a wild animal. He bit me 3 times and went for my eye,’ the person, who didn’t need to be recognized, informed the newspaper.
A supply added that the alleged sufferer was taken to hospital after ‘a bit was bitten out of his hand.’
The pensioner’s associate later informed The Solar that she was knocked to the bottom throughout the altercation.
Jordan allegedly chased the 67-year-old man and his associate to their automobile after clashing contained in the Farrars Arms pub (pictured) in Oldham
She mentioned her associate had the wound in his thumb stitched up, but it surely later turned contaminated.
Jordan, who’s in a relationship along with his co-star Laura Norton, has beforehand starred as a police officer in ITV’s Heartbeat.
Police mentioned a 53-year-old was held on suspicion of assault earlier than being launched as inquiries proceed.
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