Week In Court

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

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

Kevin Joseph Myers (49): No fixed address - At Walpole Avenue, Wigan, breached a non-molestation order without reasonable excuse: Discharged conditionally for 18 months, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20.

Gordon Martin Wilcock (35): Chandler Way, Lowton - Wilfully obstructed a police constable in the execution of his duty: Discharged conditionally for one year, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20.

Scott Alan Cunningham (27): Broadway, Hindley - Without lawful excuse, damaged two windows to the value of £200 belonging to Wigan and Leigh Homes, production of cannabis: 12-month community order with drug rehabilitation requirement and 80 hours of unpaid work, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Dean Peter Carradice (31): Harrow Road, Marsh Green - Failed without reasonable excuse to comply with supervision requirements following a release from prison, stole JCB drills to the value of £860 from B&Q, assault by beating: Jailed for 26 weeks, offence so serious as assaults on store staff by biting when committing theft offences.

Mark Kearsley (42): Fieldway, Platt Bridge - Drunk and disorderly in Liverpool Road, Wigan: Discharged conditionally for 18 months, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20, pay costs of £150 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Shane Lee Clarkson (26): Botany Close, New Springs, Wigan - Attempted to steal cash from an ATM machine belonging to Cashzone, failed to surrender to custody: Found guilty and committed to Bolton Crown Court for sentencing on June 7.

Shane Moseley (25): Pryce Avenue, Ince - Entered as a trespasser at Haigh Hall Hotel and stole four chandeliers valued at £1,500 each and caused £2,100 damage, failed to surrender to custody: Guilty please given and sent to Bolton Crown Court for sentencing on June 7.

Philip Garvin (64): Snowshill Drive, Wigan - Committed fraud in that they made a false claim to Trent Services intending to make a gain of £1,875 for themselves, and made a false claim to Cardiff Pinnacle intending to make a gain of £3,750 for themselves: Jailed for six months, suspended for two years, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £115, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Lewis Malone (34): Manse Gardens, Wigan - Drove at a speed in excess of 30mph in a restricted zone: Fined £166, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20, pay costs of £85, driving licence endorsed with three penalty points.

Alistair McNish (57): No address supplied by the court - At Wigan, being in charge of an American bulldog crossbreed that was dangerously out of control at the Grand Arcade and injured Anthony Holland: Pay £250 compensation, pay costs of £250 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Peter Cain (46): High Beeches Crescent, Ashton - Drove at a speed in excess of 30mph in a restricted zone: Fined £150, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, driving licence endorsed with three penalty points.

John Michael Bache (67): Fitzadam Street, Wigan - Intent to cause harassment, alarm or distress: Jailed for six weeks, offence so serious as caused upset to a neighbour in an aggravated, prolonged incident with a child present, pay £150 compensation.

Shaun Glen Boylan (58): Harvey Street, Lower Ince - Being in charge of a motor vehicle with 79 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, with the legal limit being 35 microgrammes: Fined £472, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £47, pay costs of £250 to the Crown Prosecution Service, banned from driving for 46 months.