A Cirencester man who assaulted two police constables has been given a community order.

Louis Potter, aged 23, of Stepstairs Lane, was found guilty of the offences at Cheltenham Magistrates Court on October 23.

The court heard how Potter assaulted both officers in Cirencester on June 23.

He was ordered to carry out 80 hours of unpaid work in the next 12 months.

Potter was also ordered to pay costs of £170.