Wigan man admits assault on police officer

A Wigan man has been given a community order after failing to do a breathalyser, assaulting an officer and failing to turn up at court.

Tuesday, 17th April 2018, 10:35 am
Updated Tuesday, 17th April 2018, 10:41 am
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

John Shaw of Bird Street in Ince pleaded guilty to all three offences, which were committed last month.

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Wigan magistrates ordered the 28-year-old to pay costs of £170 and gave him a year-long community order during which he will complete 80 hours of unpaid work and 20 days of rehabilitation activity.

He also received a two-year driving ban.