Chorley court listings - February 4

Chorley Magistrates Court.
Chorley Magistrates Court.

A round-up of this week’s court listings.

A drink-driver has been banned from getting behind the wheel for 18 months. Joel William Wolsten-Trickett, 22, from Chorley Road, Heath Charnock, pleaded guilty to driving under the influence of alcohol in Rivington Lane. He was fined £120 and must also pay a £20 victim surcharge and £85 in court costs.

A man must pay a total of £811 after using racially aggravated “threatening or abusive words or behaviour, or disorderly behaviour likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress”. The case of Jamie Rheinheimer, 43, from Temperance Street, Chorley, was proved in his absence. He was fined £660 and must pay a victim surcharge of £66 and costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

A Chorley man has admitted to driving in Leyland without due care and attention, and while using a mobile phone. Thomas James Murphy, 25, from Belfry Close, Euxton, had five points added to his licence for the offence on Leyland Lane. He must also pay an £80 fine, a £20 victim surcharge, and £85 in costs.

A Chorley man has confessed to being drunk and disorderly in Church Street, Preston. Paul McIvor, 46, from Shireburne Drive, Chorley, was ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £15 and costs of £50 to the Crown Prosecution Service, discharged conditionally for 12 months.

A teenager who stole Jimmy Choo sunglasses worth £290 from a shop must pay the money back in full. Danny Lee Bailey, from Eaves Green Road, Chorley, pleaded guilty to stealing the glasses from The Spectacle Factory in Bamber Bridge. The 18-year-old must carry out 40 hours’ unpaid work in the community, as well as pay compensation of £145. He must also pay a victim surcharge of £60 and court costs of £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service.