Fife man punched and kicked nurse at a Kirkcaldy hospital

A Fife man who admitted repeatedly punching and kicking a nurse at a Kirkcaldy hospital has had his sentence deferred until April 20.

Thursday, 11th March 2021, 3:14 pm

Darren Whyte, of Victoria Street, Ladybank, appeared at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court.

Whyte, 34, admitted that on June 25, 2020 at Kirkcaldy Hospital Acute Admissions Unit, Hayfield Road, Kirkcaldy, he assaulted a nurse by repeatedly punching and kicking him on his head and body.

Sentence deferred for the preparation of a Drug Treatment and Testing Order report and for Whyte to be of good behaviour.

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Whyte appeared at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court

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