Yob burnt mum and daughter with cigarette

A Wigan man has avoided jail after burning a mother and daughter with a lit cigarette and destroying £750 of property - all in front of a child.

Tuesday, 14th November 2017, 10:57 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 9:15 am
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Adam Farley, 26, of Thirlmere Road, Norley, was sentenced by Wigan magistrates for four charges of assault and criminal damage to a mobile, two TVs, a mirror and bed at a house in Hindley where one of his women victims lived with her young son.

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Farley, who had taken cocaine and alcohol before the incident, was given jail terms totalling 12 weeks, all suspended for 18 months, ordered to pay £200 in compensation to each victim, and £800 for the damage.