Week In Court

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

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

Declan Richardson (23): Whitely Crescent, Wigan - Drove on Warrington Road after consuming 63 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeded the prescribed limit of 35 microgrammes. Fined £280, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving license for 17 months.

Paul Dunn (49): Chorley Road, Parbold - Drove on Green Lane after consuming 71 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeded the prescribed legal limit of 35 microgrammes. Fined £500, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £50, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving license for 20 months.

Andrew Matthews (43): Ash Lane, Aspull - Failed to provide a specimen of breath for analysis and failed, without excuse: Community order made, unpaid work requirement of 80 hours, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving license for 12 months.

Andrius Nalivaika (21): Viscount Road, Wigan - Drove on Viscount Road after consuming 54 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeded the prescribed legal limit of 35 microgrammes, used a motor vehicle when there was not in force in relation to that use such a policy of insurance, drove on Viscount Road otherwise than in accordance with a licence, drove on Viscount Road without due care and attention. Fined £120, pay compensation of £300, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving license for 24 months.

David Daniel Skuse (44): No fixed address - At Wigan, being a relevant offender within the terms of the Sexual Offences Act 2003, failed without reasonable excuse to comply with the notification requirements: Committed to prison for six weeks suspended for 12 months, drug rehabilitation requirement, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £115.

Philip Higham (34): Findley Cook Road, Highfield - Used a large goods vehicle or passenger carrying vehicle which was unlicensed: Fined £160, pay vehicle excise back duty of £51, pay costs of £90.

Mark Anthony Davies (29): Mackenzie Avenue, Hawkley Hall - Damaged a door to the value of £50: Restraining order, not to contact directly the victim, not to go to an address in Poolstock Lane, Wigan, pay compensation of £50, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20, pay costs of £350 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Jason Dickinson (36): Ormskirk Road, Pemberton - Breach of the peace: Bound over in the sum of £150 for 12 months.

Ryan Thomas McCormick (35): Billinge Road, Pemberton - Stole meat to the value of £13 belonging to Tesco, committing an offence during the operational period of a suspended sentence given for shoplifting: Jailed for 16 weeks, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £115.

Rebecca Bushell (32): Marlborough Avenue, Ince - Possession of amphetamine: Discharged conditionally for eight months, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Jason Potter (47): Wigan Road, Standish - Assault, damaged spectacles and a mobile phone to the value of £170: Jailed for four months, suspended for 18 months, pay £170 compensation, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £115, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.