Covid fears delays Wigan woman's attack sentence

A woman who admitted launching a savage assault was turned away from court amid fears she might have Covid.

Sunday, 1st August 2021, 12:31 pm
Updated Sunday, 1st August 2021, 12:32 pm

Amanda Round, 53, of Derby House in Scholes, had already admitted wounding Katherine Lyon and having a large kitchen knife in Diggle Street the next day. She was due to be sentenced by a Bolton judge, but on arrival and mentioning her condition, she was told to leave and the case was suspended until a date yet to be set.

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