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Custody services will continue to be run by Avon and Somerset Police.

Custody services will continue to be run by Avon and Somerset Police. - Credit: Archant

The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse between February 3-7:

* Gem Churches (19), of South Close, Cheddar. Assault: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £85 costs and £15 victim surcharge.

* Trevor Hartley-Griffiths (63), of Walliscote Grove Road, Weston. Using electronic communications network to cause anxiety: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £85 costs and £15 victim surcharge.

* Macauley Kemmett (19), of Bransby Way, Weston. Causing damage to a vehicle taken without the owner’s consent: 12-month community order, ordered to carry out 40 hours’ unpaid community work, banned from driving for 12 months and ordered to pay £60 victim surcharge. Theft: Ordered to pay £2.55 compensation. Driving without insurance: No separate penalty. Driving without a licence: No separate penalty. Failure to stop after an accident: Ordered to pay £500 compensation.

* Alex Male (21), Upper New Road, Cheddar. Fined £250 plus £85 costs and £25 victim surcharge.


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* Simon Sewell (69), of Atlantic Road South, Weston. Fraud: 12-month community order with requirement to carry out 100 hours’ unpaid community work, ordered to pay £85 costs and £60 victim surcharge.

* Laith Tanner (18), of Somerville Road, Sandford. Threatening behaviour: 12-month community order, ordered to pay £85 costs and £60 victim surcharge.

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* Zoe Bain (26), of Warrilow Close, Weston. Theft: Fined £73 plus £85 costs, £25 compensation and £20 victim surcharge.

* Bell Durbin (25), of Tudor Road, Weston. Theft: Fined £55 and ordered to pay £85 costs. Sending a threatening message: Six-week community order with curfew, two-year restraining order.

* Andrew Gibson (46), of Trinity Place, Weston. Breach of sexual offences prevention order: Four-month community order with curfew, ordered to pay £60 victim surcharge.

* Richard Lewis (29), of Palmer Street, Weston. Assaulting a police officer: Three weeks in prison suspended for 12 months, 18-week curfew, ordered to pay £85 costs, £80 victim surcharge and £50 compensation. Three counts of assault: Five weeks in prison (consecutive) suspended for 12 months, ordered to pay £150 compensation.

* Jason Libby (38), of St Pauls Road, Weston. Theft: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £60 compensation, £85 costs and £15 victim surcharge.

* Diana White (39), of Lonsdale Avenue, Weston. Assault: Fined £100 plus £85 and £20 victim surcharge.

* Jean Etienne (58), of Saxby Close, Weston. Assault: Fined £250 plus £100 compensation, £400 costs and £25 victim surcharge, ordered to obey two-year restraining order. Assaulting a police officer: Fined £50.

* Matthew Rother (34), of Wilton Gardens, Weston. Theft: Six-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £85 costs and £15 victim surcharge.

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