Wigan's Week In Court

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


Matthew John Rush (32): St Paul’s Avenue, Wigan - Drink driving with 48 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath exceeding the limit of 35 microgrammes: Fined £253, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 14 months.

Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Shane David Lee Clark-Caswell (21): Scott Lane, Marsh Green - Damaged a television to the value of £300 belonging to Brookfield House, Wigan: Discharged conditionally for 12 months, pay £300 compensation,pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20, pay costs to the Crown Prosecution Service of £85.

James Wayne Ahearne (20): Lambton Street, Pemberton - Possession of a blade in a public place, Dorning Street, Wigan: Committed to prison for 12 weeks, suspended for 18 months, with rehabilitation activity requirement, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £115, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Liza Klaka (32): Maple Grove, Wigan - Drink driving in a Renault Clio on Maple Grove, Wigan, with 59 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, with the legal limit being 35 microgrammes, drove without insurance: Fined £120,pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £150 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 16 months.

Sorin Serban (36): No fixed address - Stole trainers to the value unknown from Deichmann Shoes in Wigan: Discharged conditionally for 12 months, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

David James Meehan (35): Springfield Road, Springfield - Damaged a motor vehicle to the value of £1,500 belonging to Diamond Taxis: Discharged conditionally for 18 months, pay compensation of £523, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Damien Rigby (32): Cornwall Drive, Hindley - Burglary at the Moon Under Water pub in Wigan, stealing cash of value unknown, assaulted two police officers in the execution of their duty: Jailed for four months as deliberate attack on public servants carrying out their duty, required to pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £115.

Adam James Cain (32): Lune Road, Platt Bridge - At Atherton, sent a WhatsApp message to Emma Robinson while prohibited from doing so by a non-molestation order, assaulted Emma Robinson by beating her: 12-month community order with curfew requirement for six weeks, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Jessica Winstanley (26): Chatham Street, Ince - Drink driving on Chatham Street with 83 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeding the limit of 35 microgrammes: Fined £207, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 17 months.

Alysha Marie Clayton (28): Prestt Grove, Worsley Mesnes - Without reasonable excuse, entered a premises at Douglas House, Millgate, Wigan, in contravention of a closure order: Fined £50, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30.

Billy Dean Wilson (22): Old Road, Ashton - Without reasonable excuse, entered a premises at Douglas House, Millgate, Wigan, in contravention of a closure order: Fined £50, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30.

Oskars Knevinskis (23): Upper Diccinson Street, Wigan - Drove without insurance, failed to provide a specimen of breath for analysis: Community order with requirement to carry out unpaid work for 100 hours, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 24 months.