Violent offender hit woman with crutch at Forth Valley Royal Hospital

A woman who used her crutch to attack a hospital patient then threatened people while holding a pair of scissors and a rolling pin is awaiting sentence.

Tuesday, 4th January 2022, 3:55 pm
Updated Tuesday, 4th January 2022, 4:06 pm

Brenda Black (48) appeared at Falkirk Sheriff Court last Thursday having pleaded guilty to the assault she committed at Forth Valley Royal Hospital on October 15, 2019 and possession a weapon and behaving in a threatening manner in Beauly Court, Grangemouth on May 2, 2020.

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Sheriff Alison Michie deferred sentence on Black, 48 Beauly Court, Grangemouth, to January 27 for a further review hearing.

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Black attacked her fellow patient at Forth Valley Royal Hospital

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