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Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court
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Round up of people brought before Wigan and Leigh magistrates ...

James John Bannigan (55): Sycamore Avenue, Golborne - Drink driving on Golborne Road with 139 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, with the legal limit being 35 microgrammes: Jailed for 12 weeks, suspended for 18 months: Pay a surcharge to victim services of £115, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for five years.

Michael James Mochan (21): Walnut Avenue, Whelley - Drove on Woodhouse Lane whilst unfit to do so through drugs, possession of cannabis: Fined £440, pay a surcharge to victim services of £115, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 17 months.

Jordan David Lloyd (20): Darlington Street East, Wigan - Stole a Stihl saw to the value of £600 belonging to David Evans: Jailed for 26 weeks, pay a surcharge to victim services of £115.

Ross Pilling (18): Cloverdale Drive, Ashton - Drove whilst unfit to do so through drugs: £220 fine, pay a surcharge to victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 16 months.

Craig Andrew Gee (37): Alder Avenue, Worsley Hall - Drove on Alder Avenue while disqualified from driving, took a car without consent, driving without insurance: Eight-week community order with curfew, pay a surcharge to victim services of £60, driving licence endorsed with eight points.

William Melling (61): Montrose Avenue, Wigan - Made a statement dishonestly knowing the statement to be false to gain an advantage with Housing Benefit and Job Seeker’s Allowance: Eight-week community order with curfew, pay a surcharge to victim services of £60, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Ryan Thomas Prescott (23): Smalley Street, Standish - Drink driving on Central Park Way with 62 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeding the limit of 35 microgrammes: £500 fine, pay costs of £150 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from driving for 17 months.

Alex Jaems Potter (19): Randall Avenue, Shevington - Assaulted Carol, George and Steven Burrows by beating: 12-month community order with eight-week curfew, £300 compensation, pay a surcharge to victim services of £60, pay costs of £200 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Craig Kenneth Hibbert (24): Housley Close, Worlsey Mesnes - Damaged a window to the value of £400 belonging to Kelly Warburton, assaulted Kelly Warburton by beating: Jailed for 23 weeks, restraining order not to contact Kelly Warburton or enter an address at Housley Close, compensation of £350.

James Thomas Charlton (22): Assualted Simon Herbert by beating - 12-month community order with 200 hours of unpaid work requirement, £200 compensation, pay a surcharge to victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Jonathon Thomas Raymond Chapel (35): Hind Road, Wigan - Stole coffee and meat to the value of £74 from Tesco: Conditional discharge for two years, pay a surcharge to victim services of £20, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Andrew Hilton (48): Cobmoor Avenue - Possession of amphetamine, drove on Willow Brook Crescent whilst unfit through drugs: £250 fine, pay a surcharge to victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Ian James Holland (33): Barnsley Street, Wigan - Dropped a can of beer and left it on Billinge Road, Pemberton: Fined £75, pay a surcharge to victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.