A round-up of court stories from across Lancashire
New sentence for drugs man
A man has been re-sentenced after failing to observe the terms of his community order. John Hunt, 23, of Marset Place, Preston, did not attend Preston Magistrates’ Court which gave him a curfew.
Yob breached restrain order
A man has admitted to breaching a restraining order.
Anthony Embery, 22, of Lowndes Street, Preston, admitted the offence at Preston Magistrates’ Court.
Sentencing was adjourned.
A man who breached the terms of a restraining order has been punished.
Barry Graham Hook-Dale, 61, of Hargreaves Court, Ingol, pleaded guilty to entering a home in Penwortham and got an 18 month supervision order and told to pay £85 costs.
Magistrates said they had taken his guilty plea into account.
He was also given further time to pay a previous unpaid fine of £265.
Man accused of bomb hoax
A man accused in connection with a bomb hoax will appear at Preston Crown Court on Tuesday.
Jann Nirmal, 38, of Mendip Road, Leyland, is accused of a bomb hoax offence, placing an article with intent, and public nuisance, in an incident on March 26.
Policewoman was attacked
A 46-year-old woman who assaulted a police officer has received an 18-month conditional discharge.
Elaine Heap, of Cordwainers Court, Buckshaw Village, near Leyland, admitted attacking a policewoman in Leyland on July 28 at Chorley Magistrates’ Court.
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