FOOTBALL | Twelve men charged following disorder at Hereford FC v Stockport County FC game in April

Following several incidents of violence and disorder both inside and outside of Hereford FC’s grounds at the Hereford FC and Stockport County FC match on 6 April 2019, the following have been charged with Violent Disorder and Common Assault. This includes five Hereford FC supporters, aged between 17 years old and 52 years old.

  • Michael Whitehead, 35 years old from Stockport, charged with Violent Disorder
  • James Good, 33 years old from Stockport charged with Violent Disorder
  • Michael James, 39 years old from Stockport charged with Violent Disorder
  • James Thornhill, 24 years old from Stockport charged with Violent Disorder
  • Jason Rowlinson, 39 years old from Stockport charged with Violent Disorder
  • Macauley Malaney, 20 years old from Stockport charged with Violent Disorder
  • Sam Emmerson, 21 years old from Stockport charged with Violent Disorder
  • Clive Symonds, 30 years old from of Hereford charged with two counts of Violent Disorder
  • Billy Jenson, 25 years old from of Hereford charged with Violent Disorder
  • Lee Prince, 27 years old from of Hereford charged with Violent Disorder
  • Andrew Beavan, 52 years old from of Hereford charged with Violent Disorder
  • A 17 year old man from Hereford charged with Violent Disorder and Common Assault 

All of the defendants are due to appear at Hereford Magistrates Court on 30/10/2019.