Week in court

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

A round-up of people who have appeared before Wigan and Leigh magistrates.

Steven Andrew Fitzmaurice (30): Primrose Street North, Tyldesley - Failure to comply with the requirements of a community order without reasonable excuse: Fined £80.

Joshua Jack Bond (22): Devonshire Road, Atherton - Drove on Flapper Fold Lane otherwise than in accordance with a licence or insurance, drug driving with cocaine and cannabis in the blood: Fined £240, disqualified from driving for 18 months, pay a surcharge of £30 to fund victim services, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Dale John Sutton (31): Selwyn Street, Leigh - Assaulted Donna Behan by beating her, damaged LG television to the value of £150 belonging to Donna Behan: Discharged conditionally for 12 months, pay compensation of £150, pay a surcharge of £20 to fund victim services, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Nathan Christopher Sale (22): Lingard Street, Leigh - Assaulted Trevor Ross: Committed to prison for three months suspended for two years, offence so serious as committed against care worker who was carrying out his duties, pay compensation of £100, pay a surcharge of £115 to fund victim services, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Cory Jodie Caveney (27): Woodside Avenue, Landgate, Ashton - Damaged a window to the value of £300 belonging to Middle & Wood Funeral Directors: Community order made, rehabilitation activity requirement, fined £85, pay compensation of £300, pay a surcharge of £85 to fund victim services.

Amanda Yates (51): Ashdale Road, Hindley - Carried on the business of tattooing when not registered by Wigan Council: Conditional discharge for one year, pay a surcharge of £20 to fund victim services, pay costs of £250.

Stuart Wilson (22): George Street, Hindley - Used a motor vehicle when there was not in force a policy of insurance, dishonestly undertook or assisted in the retention, removal, disposal of stolen goods, namely a Ford C Max VRM to the value of £15,000 belonging to Lisa Hardman: pay a surcharge of £85 to fund victim services, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, defendant’s driving record endorsed with six points, community order for 12 months with 100 hours of unpaid work requirement.

Greg Michael Fishwick (30): Chester Drive, Ashton - Dishonestly failed to notify the Department for Work and Pensions and Wigan Council of a change of circumstances: Community order made, unpaid work requirement of 80 hours, pay a surcharge of £85 to fund victim services, pay costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Ted Farnworth (26): Wardour Street, Atherton - Harassment of Monika Szopa: Community order, unpaid work requirement of 100 hours, restraining order not to contact Monika Szopa and not to enter Arundel Street, Hindley, pay a surcharge of £85 to fund victim services, pay costs of £100 to Crown Prosecution Service.

Carl Tame (50): Greenwood Avenue, Wigan - Committed fraud in that he dishonestly failed to disclose to the Department for Work and Pensions and Wigan Council that he and his partner Carol Eatcock were living together as husband and wife: Community order made, unpaid work requirement for 100 hours, pay a surcharge of £85 to fund victim services, pay costs of £85 to Crown Prosecution Service.

Mark Carl Owen (31): Glevendon Close, Ince - Stole alcohol from Asda to the value of £132, used a motor vehicle when there was not in force a policy of insurance, drove dangerously on Rosebridge Way: Committed to prison for six weeks suspended for 12 months, pay a surcharge of £115 to fund victim services, pay costs of £100 to the Crown Prosecution Service, pay compensation of £100, disqualified from driving for 18 months.