HM Courts Service: Results list for August 7 to 10, 2017

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The following are the latest results contributed by HM Courts Service, for cases sentenced by West Sussex Magistrates’ Court sitting at Worthing from August 7 to 10, 2017.

Gareth Rich, 45, of Lindon Road, Bognor Regis, was fined £200 and must pay £85 costs, after admitting assaulting a police constable in Bognor Regis on June 8, 2017. He was given a community order with rehabilitation activity requirement after admitting using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour causing harassment, alarm or distress in Bognor Regis on June 8, 2017; and sending a grossly offensive message in Bognor Regis on June 8, 2017. He was also given a restraining order and must pay £85 victim surcharge. He admitted breaching a conditional discharge order and was dealt with for the original offences of assault by beating and threatening to burn down a house, receiving a community order.

Jonathan Turner, 33, of Duncan Road, Chichester, was fined £60 and must pay £50 compensation, £30 victim surcharge, after admitting assault by beating in Chichester on April 22, 2017. He was fined £40 and must pay £13 compensation, £150 costs, after admitting stealing food worth £39.87 from The Co-op, Chichester, on April 22, 2017. He also admitted breaching a conditional discharge order, no action taken. He was fined £100 after admitting using a false prescription for diazepam with intent to obtain medication at St Richard’s Pharmacy, Chichester, on April 6, 2017.

Louise Bailey, 19, of St James’ Court, Princess Avenue, Bognor Regis, was fined £80 and must pay £30 victim surcharge, £85 costs, after admitting disorderly behaviour while drunk at Bognor Regis Pier on July 7, 2017.

Joseph Mather, 26, of Longford Road, Bognor Regis, was given a community order and must carry out 140 hours’ unpaid work after admitting assault by beating in Bognor Regis on July 8, 2017. He must pay £150 compensation, £85 costs.

Elliott Platt, 23, Cygnet Walk, Bognor Regis, was given a 24-week prison sentence, suspended for 18 months, with rehabilitation activity requirement and must carry out 180 hours’ unpaid work after admitting driving dangerously in Aldwick Road, Aldwick Felds and Stanbrok Close, Bognor Regis, on July 5, 2017. He must pay £115 victim surcharge, £85 costs, and was disqualified from driving for 24 months. He also admitted possessing cocaine, possessing cannabis, driving without the correct licence and driving without insurance in Bognor Regis on July 5, 2017, no separate penalties.

Michelle Titcombe, 45, of Spitalfield Lane, Chichester, was given a community order with rehabilitation activity requirement and fined £100 after admitting assault by beating in Chichester on July 17, 2017. She must pay £100 compensation, £85 victim surcharge, £85 costs.

Peter Hansell, 52, of Maltravers Street, Arundel, was discharged conditionally for 18 months and must pay £1,000 compensation, £20 victim surcharge, after admitting damaging a vehicle to the value of £1,000 in Arundel on May 29, 2016. He also admitted failing to surrender to custody at Worthing Magistrates’ Court on July 25, 2017, no separate penalty, and breaching a community order, no action taken.

Ross Keene, 36, of Linden Road, Bognor Regis, must pay £85 victim surcharge, £85 costs, and was disqualified from driving for 40 months after admitting drink-driving (99mg of alcohol in 100ml breath) in Linden Road, Bognor Regis, on July 21, 2017.

Richard Roebuck, 54, of London Road, Ashington, was fined £553 and must pay £55 victim surcharge, £85 costs, after admitting drink-driving (50mg of alcohol in 100ml of breath) at BP, Ashington, on July 19, 2017. He was disqualified from driving for 14 months.

Hayley Snelling, 34, of Whyke Lane, Chichester, was fined £120 and must pay £30 victim surcharge, £85 costs, after admitting possessing four wraps of cocaine at Chichester Custody Suite on July 19, 2017. She also admitted breaching a conditional discharge order, no action taken.