Chorley men were racially abused during assault, court told

A man who racially abused and assaulted two men in Chorley has appeared in court.

Saturday, 28th December 2019, 6:00 am

Edwin Jones, 51, of Aniline Street, Chorley, pleaded guilty to two counts of racially aggravated assault following an incident on July 7.

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Preston Magistrates’ Court imposed a rehabilitation activity requirement to address his behaviour.

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Magistrates' Court

They increased his community order from 12 to 18 months, due to the racist language used.

He must pay a £150 fine, £200 compensation for the damage, £85 costs and a £90 victim surcharge.

Both victims will receive £50 compensation.