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An angry dwarf has been jailed after impersonating a Dalek from the TV series Doctor Who which led to him being Tasered twice by the police.
Ian Salter-Bromley, 55, stuck a sucker dart on his forehead and filled his mouth with dominoes before shouting: "Exterminate! Exterminate!" at two carers in his sheltered housing complex in Hull.
Salter-Bromley, who is 4ft tall, had initially been "quite jolly" but his mood changed and he threatened to kill one of the members of staff.
He returned to his flat and barricaded the door after they called the police and he was involved in a stand-off before he had to be Tasered twice, with police worried they would hit his colostomy bag.
The offence was committed during a campaign of public abuse after he defecated in a council office in protest his kitchen work tops had been mounted 8in too high for him to reach.
Salter-Bromley exposed himself and spread excrement and urine in Hull's Wilson centre in the main reception and toilets and he was given an Asbo for a string of nuisance calls to emergency services.
Salter Bromley appeared for sentence at Hull Crown Court after admitting a charge of affray for threatening police in the Dalek stunt, possession of a knife in a public place and breach of his Asbo for threatening a woman on a bus with a bread knife when he thought children were making fun of his dwarfism.
Crown barrister Dale Brook said on July 5 last year Salter-Bromley threatened members of staff at Thornton Court in the activity room saying "I am going to kill you Joe" after pretending to be a Dalek from the television series Doctor Who.
Hull Crown Court heard when police arrived, Salter-Bromley barricaded himself in his flat. Officers forced their way in and found him holding a 20cm knife.
"One officer described him angry with veins sticking out of his neck. They eventually Tasered him with two stuns guns. because they 'feared for his welfare,'" the court heard.
Mr Brook - with a mouth full of dominoes - shouted 'Exterminate! Exterminate!' to impersonate the Dalek (pictured above with Doctor Who) (Rex)
Mr Brook said Mr Salter Bromley had to be sentenced for a disturbance on board a bus on September 9 when he produced the knife and began waving it about before telling one woman that "if he was going down for killing someone, she was going down with him".
A passenger managed to disarm Salter-Bromley and he was arrested by British Transport Police at Hull Paragon Interchange,
Salter-Bromley also breached an anti-social behaviour order by entering the station, which he is banned from entering, on November 22.
Three days later he abused a security staff member at Newington Health Centre, breaching his Asbo again.
Defence barrister Paul Genney said the offences sounded worse than they were as his client was a lonely man with few friends who recently had his wheelchair stolen.
"The incident in Thornton Close got out of hand. He had a target dart to stuck to the middle of his forehead and dominoes in his mouth. He was in his wheel chair and said 'I am a Dalek! Exterminate! Exterminate!'"
He said he took no issue that police had to be called after barracked himself in his room but questioned what threat he posed to others.
"He is 3ft tall," said Mr Genney. "He is a dwarf. He has a Zimmer frame and a colostomy bag. Not the most threatening figure in the world. He was Tasered not once but twice. It is a very sad state of affairs."
"He said in the bus incident the woman admitted she had not felt threatened. The knife was only a butter knife, which was blunt and only slightly serrated," he said. "His physical state is poor. He once tried to kill himself and broke his back.
"He also doesn't have his wheelchair anymore, after it was stolen, and walks everywhere with his Zimmer frame.
"My client is depressed and is in enormous suffering. He drinks, has no friends and is isolated. But I admit he is often his own worst enemy."
Jailing Salter-Bromley for nine months, Recorder David Gordon told him: "Individually, these aren't the most serious offences, but together they take on a different complexion.
"You would have been jailed for longer if it hadn't been for your disabilities.
"I appreciate you are isolated and have an extremely lonely life, which makes you frustrated. But now you have time behind bars to reflect and try to keep your temper under control."