In The Dock

The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse in St Georges between June 7-10:

n Sarah Morrissey (36), of Hill Road, Weston. Driving without due care and attention: Fined �35 plus �35 costs and �15 victim surcharge, licence endorsed with four penalty points.

n David Sheppard (23), of Bournville Road, Weston. Criminal damage: Fined �70 and ordered to pay �140 compensation, one-year restraining order. Failure to surrender: Fined �25.

n Lee Dean (19), of Locking Road, Weston. Assault: One-year community order with four-week curfew, ordered to pay �50 compensation plus �85 costs. Threatening behaviour: No separate penalty. Theft: Ordered to pay �8.74 compensation.

n David Purkiss (23), of Eden Croft, Weston. Handling stolen goods: 12 weeks in prison, suspended for 18 months, ordered to pay �400 compensation plus �85 costs. Theft: Six weeks in prison (concurrent), suspended for 18 months. Failure to surrender: Four weeks in prison (concurrent), suspended for 18 months.


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n Billy Chapman (18), of Monkton Avenue, Weston. Fraud: Six-month youth rehabilitation order with three-month curfew, ordered to carry out 160 hours’ unpaid community work and pay �85 costs.

n Sarah Spikin (29), of Churchill Road, Weston. Fraud: Fined �50, ordered to pay �15 compensation, �85 costs and �15 victim surcharge.

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n Duran Thaws (28), of Shrubbery Avenue, Weston. Inflicting grievous bodily harm: Sent to prison for 16 weeks. Assault: No separate penalty.

n Robert O’Neill (25), of Merryfield, Locking. Driving without due care and attention: Fined �160 plus �35 costs and �15 victim surcharge, licence endorsed with six penalty points.

n Benjamin Craddock (27), of Palmers End, Hewish. Possession of a class B drug: 12-week community order with two-week curfew, ordered to pay �85 costs. Failure to surrender: No separate penalty.

n Carl Townsend (25), of Nightingale Court, Weston. Assault: Sent to prison for six months.

n Anthony Davies (33), of Buttermere Road, Weston. Two counts of possession of class B drug: 12-month community order with requirement to carry out 60 hours’ unpaid community work, ordered to pay �85 costs. Two counts of supplying a class B drug: No separate penalty. Failure to surrender: No separate penalty.

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