Reports from the courts

09-0565-2''Mansfield Magistrates Court
09-0565-2''Mansfield Magistrates Court

Criminal damage

Steffan James Bristow (21) of Yorke Street, Mansfield Woodhouse, admitted causing £200 worth of damage to a caravan and was jailed for a month. He was also told to pay £200 compensation.

Violence

Duane Alan Longford (35) of HMP Nottingham, admitted assaulting a female in Sutton and having articles with him in connection with a theft, including gloves, pliers and a screwdriver. He was jailed for six months, suspended for two years;

John Patrick Gallen (23) of Wilcox Avenue, Mansfield Woodhouse, admitted assaulting a female and was jailed for five months, suspended for two years. He was also told to pay £85 costs and an £80 surcharge;

Stephen James (43) of High Close, Kirkby, admitted using threatening or abusive words or behaviour and was given a 12-month conditional discharge, told to pay £85 costs and an £15 surcharge;

Victor James Staples (55) of Oak Avenue, Blidworth, admitted three counts of causing harassment, alarm or distress by used threatening, abusive or insulting words towards two males, two counts of making offensive phone calls and one count of failing to surrender to custody. He was given 12 weeks’ jail overall suspended for a year, given two restraining orders and told to pay £80 costs;

Lee Joseph Ashton (35) of Big Barn Lane, Mansfield admitted assaulting a female and was given 20 weeks’ jail suspended for two years, told to pay £200 compensation, £85 costs and an £80 surcharge.

Drugs

Mark Anthony Sharpe (28) of Ladybrook Lane, Mansfield, admitted producing cannabis and was handed a community order with 40 hours unpaid work. He was also told to pay a £60 surcharge;

Christopher Ray (37) of Jephson Road, Sutton, admitted producing three cannabis plants and was given a six-month conditional discharge and told to pay £35 costs and a £15 surcharge.

Motoring

Lindsey Philbin (32) of Mansfield Road, Skegby, admitted driving while banned and driving without insurance. She was given 100 hours community service, and told to pay £40 costs and a £60 surcharge;

Michael Bean (31) of Hibbert Road, Mansfield, admitted driving without insurance and was fined £110, told to pay a £30 surcharge, and given six penalty points on his licence;

James Edward Patrick Fleet (35) of Spring Lane, Farnsfield, admitted having two defective tyres and was fined £500, made to pay £85 costs, a £50 surcharge and given three penalty points;

Stephen Charles Hinton (25) of Willow Crescent, Sutton, admitted driving without a seatbelt and was fined £200, told to pay £85 costs and a £20 surcharge;

Steven John Szuiczewski (44) of South Avenue, Rainworth, was found guilt of running a red light and was fined £200, made to pay £85 costs and a £20 surcharge and given three penalty points. The case was proved in his absence;

Mariola Staniszewska (44) of Loxley Drive, Mansfield, admitted driving at 50mph in a 30mph zone and was fined £200, made to pay £85 costs and a £20 surcharge and given five penalty points;

Jonathan Hague (35) of Gisburn Grove, Forest Town, admitted driving without a seatbelt and was fined £140 and told to pay £85 costs and a £20 surcharge;

Nicola Kershaw (39) of Campion Gardens, Sutton admitted running a red light and was fined £80, made to pay a £20 surcharge and given three penalty points;

Samuel Allen (26) of Kirkby Mill View, Kirkby, admitted driving at 80mph in a 50mph zone, and was fined £145, told to pay £85 costs and a £20 surcharge and given six penalty points.

Drink driving

Benjamin Andrew Wincott (48) of Portland Street, New Houghton admitted having 71 mcgs of alcohol in 100 mls of breath. The legal limit is 35 mcgs. He was banned from driving for three years, fined £250, told to pay £85 costs and a £25 surcharge.

Miscellaneous

Daniel Jones (38) of Caunts Crescent, Sutton, admitted being drunk and disorderly on Carsic Lane, and two counts of failing to surrender to custody. He was fined £70 and told to pay £85 costs and a victim surcharge of £20.

Theft

Craig William Maltby (29) of Hatton Court, Mansfield, admitted two counts of stealing air fresheners and toiletries worth £329 from Co-op and three counts of failing to surrender to custody; He was handed a community order and pay £329 compensation.