Lancashire court listings - January 05, 2016

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Here are this week’s listings of who has been in court and what for.

Hit and run court case

A MAN who failed to stop after an accident in which a woman was injured in Tarleton has been given a 12 week jail term suspended for 12 months.

James McCabe 24, of Brades Barn, Georges Lane, Tarleton, admitted driving without due care and attention, failing to stop after an accident and failing to report it.

He was also given a curfew, six month road ban, 260 hours unpaid work and must pay an £80 surcharge and £150 court charge.

PRESTON: A man who assaulted a mum in front of her child, then spat on and racially abused a police officer has been jailed for 20 weeks by Preston Magistrates’ Court.

Joshua David Major, 27, of Mancunian Road, Denton, Manchester, admits assaulting the woman and the PC in Preston in August, and admitted using threatening behaviour.

TARLETON: A man has been given a restraining order after admitting two counts of assaulting a woman in the village in August.

Leslie Halsall, 48, of Merlecrest Drive, Tarleton, near Preston, must also pay a £100 fine, £20 surcharge and £150 costs, the bench at Ormskirk Magistrates’ Court ruled.

PRESTON: Peter Robinson-Ashworth, 31, of Richmond House, Avenham, Preston, was given a curfew after he was found guilty of taking a transit van without consent and must pay £150 compensation, £60 surcharge, and £620 costs.

PRESTON: Michael Dawodu, 55, of Fishergate Hill, Preston, has admitted a string of thefts.

He must do 150 hours unpaid work and must pay £150 compensation, a £100 fine, £20 surcharge and £150 costs.

Preston magistrates heard he stole a £200 bike on September 6, a £150 bike on September 7 and a £500 bike on September 10.

PRESTON: Richard Bennett, 70, of Briar Bank Row, Fulwood, Preston, admits making a false statement to the Department for Work and Pensions that he was not working, affecting his claim for Pension Credit.

He must pay a £200 fine, £20 surcharge, and £85 costs, magistrates ruled.

PRESTON: Curtis Wallis, 26, of Cresswell Avenue, Preston, admits damaging an internal taxi window and must pay £195 compensation, £85 costs and a £150 court charge, magistrates ruled.

Court snaps

Joshua James Hull, 20, of Ashby Street, Chorley, was discharged conditionally for 12 months after admitting possessing cannabis but must pay a £15 surcharge and £180 court charge.

Wen Peng Yong, 26, of Wiltshire Mews, Cottam, admits failing to pay his road licence and must pay a £160 fine, £27.50 road tax, £90 costs and £150 court charge.

Susan Harrison, 47, of Sefton Road, Morecambe, was found guilty of driving without insurance and must pay a £660 fine, £66 surcharge, £85 costs and a £150 court charge.

Samantha Wright,29, of Alexandra Road, Lancaster, was found guilty of driving without insurance and must pay a £660 fine, £66 surcharge, £85 costs and a £150 court charge.

Matthew Glen Elliott, 41, of Euston Road, Morecambe, admits stealing make up from Boots and must pay an £80 fine, £20 surcharge, £40 costs and a £150 court charge.

Catalin Constantin Jianu, 21, of Dundonald Street, Callon, Preston, was found guilty of failing to give driver information and must pay a £660 fine, £66 surcharge, £85 costs and a £150 court charge.

James Pickles, 23, of Delph Drive, Burscough, was banned for 12 months after admitting drink driving and must pay a £250 fine, £25 surcharge, £85 costs and a £150 court charge.

John Wright, 26, of Boulevard, Preston, was banned for 12 months after being found guilty of drink driving and must pay a £530 fine, £53 surcharge, £300 costs and a £520 court charge.

Abdulsamad Bangliwala, 43, of Lytham Road, Fulwood, was found guilty of two counts of driving with a faulty tyre and must pay a £440 fine, £44 surcharge, £85 costs and a £150 charge.