Nelson Kafwesa allegedly assaulted Constable Joseph Mafunda occasioning bodily harm while the officer was on duty in Kanyama.
Nelson Kafwesa is charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm.
He allegedly assaulted Mafunda on November 21 this year while the officer was on duty.
Meanwhile nine inmates who allegedly escaped from various Correctional Facilities have appeared in the Lusaka Magistrate’s Court.
The suspects who are between the ages 35 and 45, are Hitler Kantu, Clement Chibanga, Lawrence Malambo, Caphus Musonda.
Others are Moses Phiri, Jonathan Jolamoyo, Levy Phiri, Peter Banda and Christopher Mpolongwe.
The bulk of the suspects are from Lusaka Central Correctional Facility.
According to police records the suspects vanished after they were taken out of the correctional facility to go and work but allegedly decided to run away.
The suspects are expected to take their pleas soon.