Mansfield woman arrested for racial remarks

A Mansfield woman racially abused staff at a chip shop when she took exception to a remark made by an employee about the verility of Turkish men, a court has heard.

Susan Munt (47) of Elston Close was arrested on 9th September following the altercation at the Codfather fish bar, in Westfield Lane.

Mansfield Magistrates’ Court was told on Wednesday (18th September) that Munt had become abusive to staff following the remark and was asked to leave.

She had then stood outside the store telling customers not to go inside, the court heard..

Munt had a history of mental illness and was currently being harassed by a gang of youths near to her home, the court was told.

She was given a six-month conditional discharge.