Wigan man admits to handling stolen goods and breaking curfew

A new curfew has been imposed on a man who admits to handling stolen goods and breaching a previous curfew

Tuesday, 23rd November 2021, 8:56 am
Updated Tuesday, 23rd November 2021, 8:58 am
Wigan and Leigh court

Sean Darbyshire, 18, of Marlborough Avenue, Ince, stood before Wigan justices to admit dishonestly receiving power tools and gardening equipment belonging to Christopher Holland on October 17 and breaking terms of a curfew by arriving home late earlier this month.

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He also pleaded guilty to obstructing a police officer in the execution of her duties. His punishment includes wearing an electronic tag for four months, during which time he is must be at his home address between 7.30pm and 6am. A surcharge and court costs mean Darbyshire also has £180 to pay.