The criminals brought to justice this week at Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

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


Rebecca Savage (34): Patterdale Road, Ashton - Assaulted two police officers in the execution of their duty: Fined £140, pay £50 compensation, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Lisa Robinson (36): Princess Avenue, Astley - Drunk and disorderly in a public place, failed to surrender to custody: Discharged conditionally for 12 months, fined £40, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Steven Costello (37): Leigh Street, Golborne - Assaulted two police officers in the execution of their duty, assaulted Jessica Rigby by beating: Community order for 12 months, pay £250 compensation, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, restraining order not to contact Jessica Rigby or enter East Avenue, Golborne.

Lewis Hare (20): Kitt Green Road, Wigan - Deposited controlled waste, about 20 bags of household rubbish, on land near Heyford Road, Marsh Green, committed an offence during the operational period of a suspended sentence: Community order for six months with eight-week curfew, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £200.

Nathan Philip Seddon (20): Victor Close, Marsh Green - Deposited controlled waste, about 20 bags of household rubbish, on land near Heyford Road, Marsh Green: Community order for 12 months with 100 hours of unpaid work requirement, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £200.

Joseph Thomas Melling (22): School Avenue, Ince - Failed without reasonable excuse to comply with the community requirements of a suspended sentence order given for driving offences: Jailed for eight weeks.

Frederick Paul Cross (38): Flockton Avenue, Standish - Harassment of Sabrina Horan: Restraining order not to contact Sabrina Horan or enter Martland Mill Lane, Wigan, fined £162, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £150 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Mark Crook (28): Reed Crescent, Worsley Mesnes - Assaulted Keeley Clark by beating: Discharged conditionally for 12 months, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Steven Craig Greenall (28): Butler Street, Wigan - Failed without reasonable excuse to comply with the requirements of a community order given for using electricity without due authority: Community order revoked and new one put in place for 12 months with drug rehabilitation requirement and 150 hours of unpaid work requirement.

Edward McDonagh (20): Liverpool Road, Platt Bridge - Failed without reasonable excuse to comply with the requirements of a community order given for driving while disqualified: Community order revoked and jailed for 12 weeks suspended for 12 months, curfew for four weeks.

Daniel Melling (32): Heyford Road, Wigan - Failed without reasonable excuse to comply with a community requirement of a suspended sentence order given for shoplifting offences and failing to surrender to custody: Jailed for 98 days.

Carl Higson (42): High Street, Aspull - Failed to provide a specimen for breath when suspected of having driven a vehicle: Community order for four weeks with rehabilitation activity requirement, unpaid work for 120 hours, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 36 months.