Witness taken ill at former police officer's rape trial

Colin Andrews Image copyright PA
Image caption Colin Andrews was a senior detective with Humberside Police

A retired senior police officer has been taken ill while giving evidence at the trial of a former Humberside detective.

Former Det Ch Supt Dena Fleming was appearing as a defence witness in the trial of Colin Andrews at Manchester Crown Court.

Mr Andrews, 58, denies seven charges including rape, stalking, harassment and assault.

Mrs Fleming is being treated at hospital. The trial continues.

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