Wigan woman armed with knife and knuckleduster is jailed

A woman found armed with a knife and knuckleduster while possessing crack and medical heroin has been jailed.

Thursday, 26th August 2021, 5:02 pm
Updated Thursday, 26th August 2021, 5:06 pm

Yvonne Allen, 37, of Rathen Avenue, Ince, appeared before Wigan and Leigh justices to admit being in possession of the class A drugs and weapons on Ince Green Lane, Ince on April 9. Returning for sentence, she was sent to prison for a total of four months, the bench telling her that carrying dangerous weapons while under the influence of drugs made for potentially very dangerous circumstances. She must also pay £128 to victim services.

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Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court