As first reported by Island Echo, Police were called to reports of a man on the roof of Sevenacres mental health unit.
It’s alleged that tiles were thrown from the roof towards people and vehicles in the car park. A number of vehicles belonging to NHS staff and 2 police vehicles were damaged.
No-one was injured.
Mark Anthony Booth-Pain, of Heath Close in Newport, has been charged with affray and 7 counts of criminal damage.
He appeared at Southampton Magistrates’ Court yesterday (Monday) and is next due to appear at Isle of Wight Magistrates’ Court on 7th July.