Selston man assaulted former girlfriend after row over cash


A Selston man has admitted assaulting his former girlfriend and damaging her car.

John Stephen Hodgkinson of Chapel Street pleaded guilty to assaulting the woman outside the Bull and Butchers pub, Selston on 21st February.

Hodgkinson, 24, who appeared at Mansfield Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday also admitted damaging the woman’s car in a separate incident on 18th November last year.

Hodgkinson told police he had confronted the woman after an argument about money she allegedly owed him.

The case was adjourned until 25th March and Hodgkinson was given conditional bail.