Wigan man admits drunken attack on relative

A man who drunkenly launched an attack on a relative will have to complete an alcohol treatment programme.

Monday, 22nd November 2021, 9:06 am
Wigan and Leigh court

Christopher Moore, 40, of Severn Drive, Norley, appeared before Wigan magistrates to admit causing Jordan Sheridan actual bodily harm in Wigan on March 16.

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He also pleaded guilty to failing to surrender to for a previous court appointment. As well as the treatment programme, Moore must also complete 15 days of rehabilitation activities based on building better relationships.

He has to pay a fine, court costs and a victim services surcharge together worth £300 but the bench decided not to insist on his paying compensation to the victim because they are related and the justices felt that it might inflame the domestic situation.