Week In Court

Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

Round-up of people brought before Wigan and Leigh magistrates ...

Janusas Tamarevicus (45): Wellfield Road, Wigan - Drove on Warrington Lane, after consuming so much alcohol that the proportion of it in his breath, namely 95 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeded the prescribed limit of 35 microgrammes. Drove otherwise than in accordance with a licence. Community order made and curfew for 10 weeks. To pay victim surcharge of £60. To pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service. Disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 24 months.

Gary Patrick David Ashcroft (40): Medlock Way, Platt Bridge - Harassment of Gemma Ashcroft, Mary Ashcroft, and John Ashcroft. Possession of amphetamine. Committed to prison for six weeks suspended for 12 months. Restraining order issued; the defendant must not enter Abingdon Drive, Platt Bridge, Wigan. To pay compensation of £25 and costs of £100 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Karol Leszko (25): Walthew Lane, Platt Bridge - Drove a vehicle on Caroline Street, with 87 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeding the prescribed limit of 35 microgrammes. Fined £120. To pay victim surcharge of £20. To pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service. Disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 24 months.

Daniel Jason Brown (26): St Johns Road, Aspull - Without reasonable excuse visited the home address of Alex Mason which was prohibited by a restraining order. Assaulted Alex Mason by beating her. Harassment of Alex Mason. Committed to prison for four months. To pay victim surcharge of £80.

James Woods (53): Pavilion Gardens, Westhoughton - Harassment of Sharon Woods. A nine-month community order was made. Rehabilitation Activity Requirement. Restraining order made; Mr Woods must not contact Sharon Woods and must not go to an address at Kitt Green Road. Fined £150. To pay victim surcharge of £60 and to pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Daniel Arthur Richard Bradbury (46): Langest Avenue, Hindley - Drove a vehicle on Langset Avenue with 46 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeding the prescribed limit of 36 microgrammes. Fined £300 and to pay victim surcharge of £30. To pay £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service. Disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 12 months.

Josh Cumberbatch (19): Belvedere Place, Worsley Mesnes - Caused harassment, alarm or distress. Discharged conditionally for two years. To pay compensation of £50. To pay victim surcharge of £15. To pay £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Craig Prescott (27): Kent Avenue, Platt Bridge - Without lawful excuse damaged a widow to the value of £100 belonging to The Bowling Green public house and used threatening or abusive words or behaviour. Discharged conditionally for two years. To pay compensation of £100. To pay victim surcharge of £15. To pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Darren Thomasson (30): Diane Road, Ashton - Assaulted Simon Belshaw by beating him. Fined £400. To pay compensation of £50. To pay victim surcharge of £40. To pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Roman Jan Katulski (46): Dovedale Crescent, Ashton - Drove without insurance or a licence. Fined £250. To pay victim surcharge of £25. To pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service. Disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for eight months.

Craig Alan Johnson (27): Borsdane Avenue, Hindley - Drove a vehicle on Riversway with 44 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeding the prescribed limit of 35 microgrammes. Fined £120. To pay victim of surcharge of £20. To pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service. Disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 18 months.

Marian Stefan Casler (39): Hampden Place, Marsh Green - Drove a vehicle on Challenge Way, Wigan, with 57 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeding the prescribed limit of 35 microgrammes. Fined £200. To pay victim surcharge of £20. To pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service. Disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 16 months.

Fidel Robinson (19): Bowes Road, Barnard Castle, County Durham - At Wigan assaulted two prison custody officers. Committed to detention for four months. Offence so serious because weapons brandished, used and thrown at officers who were assaulted whilst doing their duties. Head-butted one officer. To pay £200 in compensation. To pay victim surcharge of £80.