Week In Court

Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

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

Christopher Michael McCabe (31): Loxton Crescent, Wigan - Drink driving on Warrington Road, Wigan, with namely 47 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath,with the legal limit being 35 microgrammes: £120 fine, £30 payment to fund victim services, £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 12 months.

Blake Gregory Nixon (24): Sullivan Way, Wigan - Driving without insurance or a licence on Millgate, obstructing sa police officer in the execution of their duty: £230 fine, £30 payment to fund victim services, £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 12 months.

Christopher Smalley (46): Closebrook Road, Worsley Hall - Stole Sony Experia mobile phone, to the value of £700, belonging to Barry Longstaffe, failed without reasonable excuse to surrender to custody: Jailed for 16 weeks, £700 compensation.

Joshua Martin Corless (20): Inward Drive, Shevington - Failed without reasonable excuse to comply with a community requirement of a suspended sentence, enter as a trespasser a building at Park Brook Lane: Jailed for six weeks.

William Edward Peter Fold (33): Gordon Street, Ince - Breach of the peace: Bound over in the sum of £50 for 12 months.

Kristian John Littler (25): Tyrer Avenue, Wigan - Breach of the peace: Bound over in the sum of £50 for 12 months.

Jason Robert Hilton Ward (48): Sandy Lane, Lowton - Assaulted Victoria O’Neil by beating her: Restraining order prohibiting contact with Victoria O’Neill and must not enter a home at Laurel Crescent, Hindley Green: £100 fine, £30 payment to fund victim services, £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Jake Chadwick(18): Livingstone Street, Ashton - Without reasonable excuse, spoke to John White which they were prohibited from doing by a restraining order, assaulted John White by beating: 12-month community order with rehabilitation activity requirement, £50 fine, £85 payment to fund victim services, £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Gary Walter Farrimond (45): Avondale Street, Standish - Sent Facebook posts, which was, in whole or part, indecent or of grossly offensive nature for the purpose of causing distress or anxiety: 12-month community order with 100 hours of unpaid work requirement, £85 payment to fund victim services, £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Natasha Louise Foster (33): No fixed address - Drove a Ford Ka on Millgate while disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence, drove without insurance, failed without reasonable cause to surrender at court, handling stolen goods belonging to Wigan Coachways: Committed to prison for two months and 14 days as third offence of driving while disqualified, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £80.

Scott Andrew Hutchinson (33): Horne Grove, Worsley Mesnes - Had articles for use in the course of a burglary, theft or cheat, namely torch, screwdriver and gloves, stole toiletries , to the value of £410, belonging to Boots: Committed to prison for eight weeks suspended for 12 months, drug rehabilitation requirement, to pay compensation of £410.

Jamie Stuart Ratchford (28): Thursby House, Saddleback Road, Wigan - Failed without reasonable excuse to comply with the supervision requirements imposed following release from prison: Fined £37.

Paul Robison (51): Wellesley Close, Marsh Green - Drunk and disorderly in Springfield Road, resisted a police officer in the execution of their duty, £40 fine, £30 payment to fund victim services, £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.