IN COURT: Who's been sentenced Northampton and Daventry

Offenders include owners of out-of-control dog and thief who stole a packet of pork scratchings

Saturday, 11th September 2021, 9:02 am
Updated Saturday, 11th September 2021, 9:04 am

These cases were heard by Northamptonshire magistrates on August 31

Kieran Batchelor, aged 22, c/o Walbeck Road, Northampton, breach of court order; fined £100, pay costs of £142 to Crown Prosecution Service.

Mitha Begum, aged 35, of Smyth Court, Northampton, fly-tipping; fined £1,107, pay a surcharge of £111 to fund victim services, costs £790.

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Lauren Megan Scott, aged 21, of Hester Street, Northampton, breach of community order; fined £40.

Stephane Zoja, aged 62 of Mushroom Field Road, Northampton, fly-tipping; fined £320, surcharge £34, costs £625.

These cases were heard on September 1

Colin Bruce Riley, aged 59, of West Cotton Close, Northampton, drink-driving; fined £460, surcharge £46, costs £250, disqualified for 17 months.

Vishnu Prasad Gopinathan Nair, aged 36, The Avenue, Northampton, criminal damage; discharged conditionally for 12 months, compensation £150.

Scott Adams, aged 33, of Falconers Close, Daventry, assault by beating, criminal damage, assaulted a Police Constable; community order with 120 hours unpaid work; compensation £463.70.

Martin Anthony Dunn, aged 74, of Burdock Gardens, Northampton, no insurance; fined £207, surcharge £32, costs £85.

Paul Hollingworth, aged 34, of Middleton Road, Daventry, drove while unfit through drugs, possession of a small bag of cannabis; fined £500, surcharge £50, costs £85, disqualified for 12 months.

These cases were heard on September 2

Bianca Chantae Sterling, aged 32, of Drayton Walk, Northampton, no insurance; fined £660, surcharge £66, costs £150, eight penalty points.

Rufus Johnson Cuthbertson, aged 25, of Kingsley Road, Northampton, stole a packet of pork scratchings, mints and wet wipes, entered Tesco Express as a trespasser, committed a further offence while on a suspended sentence; 26 weeks in prison suspended for 18 months, surcharge £128, costs £100.

Marie Palmer, aged 54, of Abbey Street, Northampton, in charge of a dog which was dangerously out of control and injured a person; 16 weeks in prison suspended for 12 months, compensation of £175, surcharge £128, costs £85.

Shanice Leah Rowlands, aged 24, of Abbey Street, Northampton, owner of a dog which was dangerously out of control and injured a person; 16 weeks in prison suspended for 12 months, compensation of £175, surcharge £128, costs £85.

Lee Jay Clifton, aged 37, of Chestnut Terrace, Northampton, harassment; community order, surcharge £95, costs £150.

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