This week’s court listings.
A 16-year-old from Leyland has been found guilty of using ‘threatening or abusive words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour’ which was racially aggravated and likely to cause ‘harassment, alarm or distress’. The teen, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been ordered to a pay victim surcharge of £10 and costs of £200, discharged conditionally for 15 months
A man has pleaded guilty to being drunk and disorderly in Welsby Road, Leyland. Gary Desmond Derbyshire, 53, of no fixed abode, must pay a victim surcharge of £15 and a criminal courts charge of £150, discharged conditionally for 12 months.
A man has been fined £600 after failing to give information to police about a driver alleged to have been guilty of an offence. The case of Damien Wright, 29, from Murray Avenue, Farington Moss, was proved in his absence. Six points were added to his driving licence, and he must also pay a victim surcharge of £60, and £85 in court costs.
A Leyland woman has confessed to possessing the class C drug diazepam. Angela Hughes, 42, from Queensway, was ordered to pay a £15 victim surcharge, £40 in costs, and a criminal courts charge of £180, discharged conditionally for 12 months.
A man has been fined £20 for being drunk and disorderly in his Leyland street. Terence Royston Penzer, 36, from Mead Avenue, pleaded guilty, and must also pay a victim surcharge of £20, costs of £40 to the Crown Prosecution Service, and a criminal courts charge of £150.
A Leyland teenager has admitted to stealing speakers worth £70 from Tesco in Chorley. The 15-year-old has been referred to the Lancashire youth offender panel for four months, and must also pay a victim surcharge of £15.
A driver has been fined £200 for not having the relevant licence. Shoaib Afraz Asif, 31, from Golden Hill Lane, Leyland, was caught on the M61. The case was proved in his absence, and he must also pay a £20 victim surcharge and £85 in costs.
A drink driver has been banned from getting behind the wheel for 25 months. Jordan Michael Steel, 23, from Heys Hunt Avenue, pleaded guilty to driving under the influence of alcohol in his own street. He has been placed under curfew for eight weeks, and was also ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £60, costs of £85, and a criminal courts charge of £150. The disqualification will be reduced by 25 weeks if he completes a course by February 2017.
A man who sold hot food at Leyland Kebab House without the relevant licence has been handed a £250 fine. Waseem Wajid, 33, from Shear Brow, Blackburn, pleaded guilty, and must also pay a victim surcharge of £25, costs of £85 and a criminal courts charge of £150.