Week In Court

Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates' Court

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

Nicholas David Clough (28): Viscount Road, Marsh Green - Assaulted Lorraine Clough by beating, damaged the windows of a motor vehicle to the value of £700 belonging to Lorraine Clough, stole an Xbox to the value of £60 belonging to Lorraine Clough, failed without reasonable cause to surrender to custody, assaulted police officer in the execution of her duty: Committed to prison for 32 weeks, to pay compensation of £550.

Adam Mitchell: Denshaw, Up Holland - Knowingly caused the deposition of controlled waste to the side of 27 Denshaw, Skelmersdale: Fined £300, to pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, to pay costs of £503.

Adam Fisher (32): Selkirk Grove, Wigan - Without reasonable excuse, were in direct contact with Annika Brogan, prohibited from doing so by a restraining order, commission of a further offence during the period of a suspended sentence order: Committed to prison for 16 weeks, to pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £115.

Thomas Richard Price (23): Marlborough Avenue, Springview - Witness intimidation by threatening violence: Found guilty after trial: Committed to Bolton Crown Court for sentencing on March 8.

Stephen Martin Blair (45): No fixed address - Damaged kitchen table and chair at Wigan to the value of £200 belonging to Helen Lawson, contacted ex-partner via Twitter and attended her address, prohibited from doing so by a restraining order, assaulted Helen Lawson by beating, commission of a further offence during the operational period of a suspended sentence order: Jailed for seven months, restraining order: must not contact Helen Lawson or enter Rose Street, Ince, pay a surcharge to fund victims services of £115.

Dean Baron (26): Warrington Road, Wigan - Drove on Parsonage Walk, Wigan, after consuming 75 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath with the legal limit being 35 microgrammes. Fined £200, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, to pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving license for 17 months.

Gregory Brookes (28): Farm Meadow Road, Orrell - Drove on Winstanley Road, Orrell, after consuming 44 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath with the legal limit being 35 microgrammes. Fined £150, pay a surcharge to fund vicitm services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving license for 12 months.

Andrew James Cunliffe (37): Campbell Street, Wigan - Sent Lisa Reid a text which conveyed a threat for the purposes of causing distress or anxiety: Discharged conditionally for 12 months, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £20.

Luke Gordon Yates (26): Manchester Road, Ince - Obstructed a police officer in the execution of his duty: Community order made, be under curfew for six weeks, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Dean Percival (31): Woodford Street, Wigan - Drove on Ormskirk Road, Pemberton, after consuming so much alcohol that the proportion of it in your breath, namely 81 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeded the prescribed limit of 35 microgrammes. Fined £120, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £30, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving license for 17 months.

Dominic Moorcroft (36): Falkner Street, Liverpool - Stole eight pairs of designer glasses, to the value of £1,804, belonging to Vision Express in Wigan: Community order made, rehabilitation activity requirement, fined £15, pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £85.