Smashed window lands man in court

A man smashed a window in the door of his girlfriend's Wigan home after she locked him out.

Wednesday, 7th September 2016, 11:35 am
Updated Wednesday, 7th September 2016, 2:47 pm
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

Graham Don, of Queens Road, Bootle, pleaded guilty to one count of criminal damage but was also in breach of a conditional discharge he had received earlier in the year for an assault.

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Wigan Magistrates Court heard that the 21-year-old had left his girlfriend’s home on Woodhouse Lane to go to the pub andhad found the door locked on his return.

He was given a 12-month community order with a 20 day rehabilitation activity requirement and 60 hours unpaid work. He was also ordered to pay £200 compensation, £85 costs and an £85 victim surcharge.

He was also issued with a restraining order.