A round-up of this week’s court listings.
Two 13-year-old Chorley boys have been placed under detention and training orders for four months, because of ‘persistent offending’. The first boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, most recently admitted to stealing a £25 bottle of Jack Daniels whisky from Chorley’s Asda store, whilst placed under a youth rehabilitation order. The second boy stole Maltesers, a Toblerone, a Capri Sun, Walnut Whip and a can of Emerge from the town’s Poundland shop, totalling £5.
A woman who drove without due care and attention in Water Street, Chorley, has been fined £400. The case of Rachel Connell, 26, from Gladstone Street, Great Harwood, Blackburn, was proved in her absence. Six points were added to her licence, and she must also pay a £40 victim surcharge and £85 in court costs.
A Chorley woman has admitted stealing a set of £169 Beats Solo headphones from the town’s Asda supermarket. Louise Hilton, 40, from Eaves Lane, must attend appointments with an officer for six months under a community order. She must also pay a £60 victim surcharge and £85 court costs.
A man has pleaded guilty to drink-driving in Chorley, and without the relevant insurance. Shaun Lee Adams, 52, from Clifton Drive North, Lytham St Annes, has been disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 12 months. He was also fined £400, and ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £40 and costs of £85.
A 16-year-old has admitted to taking between £80 and £100 of cash from someone in Coppull, as well as two bottles of Glenfiddich whisky costing £70 from Chorley’s Asda supermarket. The boy, who cannot be named, must pay a victim surcharge of £15, and has been referred to the Lancashire Youth Offender Panel for three months.
A woman who drove faster than the 30mph limit in Chorley Lane, Charnock Richard, has been fined £200. The case of Samantha Michelle Gray, 36, from Lytham Street, Chorley, was proved in her absence. She must also pay a victim surcharge of £20 and £85 in court costs.
An 18-year-old from Chorley was caught speeding on the A673 Bolton Road in Anderton. The case of Natasha Mary Moore, from Springfield Terrace, Charnock Richard, was proved in her absence. She was fined £200, and must pay a £20 victim surcharge and £85 costs.
A woman who failed to give information to police about a driver accused of committing an offence has been fined £190, with a £20 victim surcharge and £85 in costs. The case of Jacqueline Suzanne Vickers, age 44, from Maud Street, Chorley, was proved in her absence.