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Around the Courts 31/01/2013

By HeraldExpress  |  Posted: January 31, 2013

MAGISTRATES’ COURT REGISTER Thursday, January 17

Rebecca Michelle SLATER, Rock Road, Torquay. Age: 24. On 28/12/2012 at Torquay assaulted a constable in the execution of his duty. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 13/02/2013 for a pre-sentence report.

Neale WILLIAMS, Fore Street, Buckfastleigh. Age: 27. On 02/04/2012 at True Street corner, A385, near Totnes, caused the death of Mark Chapman by driving a Citroen Saxo on A385 Totnes to Paignton without due care and attention. Remanded on unconditional bail until 06/02/2013.

Graeme MEALEY, Laywell Close, Brixham. Age: 53. Between 01/01/2011 and 16/09/2011 at Ivybridge stole a debit card. Plea: Not Guilty. Between 24/08/2011 and 28/11/2011 at Torquay committed fraud by false representation, namely that were authorised to use a debit card and pin number intending to make a gain of £5,100. Plea: Not Guilty. Adjourned to 27/02/2013 for the trial.

Jana SOROKA, Lower Woodfield Road, Torquay. Age: 52. On 26/12/2012 at Torquay assaulted a constable in the execution of his duty. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 08/03/2013 for the trial.

George William JOHNSTONE, NFA. Age: 21. On 03/01/2013 at Totnes without lawful excuse, damaged the front door of property in Punchards Down, Totnes to the value of £170 belonging to Tor Homes. Plea: Guilty. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. Compensation of £170.

Christopher Graham Brien MARGRIE, Plymouth Road, Buckfastleigh. Age: 20. On or about 02/01/2013 at Totnes without lawful excuse, destroyed nine windows inside three preserved steam railway wagons to the value of £1,000 belonging to South Devon Railway. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. Compensation of £500. Victim surcharge of £60. Costs of £85.

Moreen SHEARD, Orchard Grove, Newton Abbot. Age: 34. On 29/12/2012 at Teignmouth had possession of 15.65 grams of cannabis, a controlled drug of class B. Plea: Guilty. On 29/12/2012 at Teignmouth in a public place, namely Station Road were guilty, while drunk, of disorderly behaviour. Plea: Guilty. Fined £80. Victim surcharge of £20. Costs of £40.

John Jordan ATKINSON, Parkham Towers, Brixham. Age: 33. On 18/06/2011 at Brixham assaulted a male by beating him. Plea: Not Guilty. Verdict: Found Guilty. Community order made. Carry out unpaid work for 120 hours. Compensation of £300. Costs of £200.

Craig Adam LEE, Liverton, Newton Abbot. Age: 22. On 03/03/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on bail until 31/01/2013.

Bradley Martin SWAN, Crownhill Court, Torquay. Age: 35. On 04/11/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating her. Plea changed to Guilty, previous plea Not Guilty. Committed to prison for 10 weeks suspended for 12 months. Restraining order made. Compensation of £200. Victim surcharge of £80. Costs of £100.

Friday, January 18

Gavin Richard BERGIN, No Fixed Abode. Age: 28. On 18/01/2013 at Newton Abbot without lawful excuse, damaged two glass panels belonging to Claire’s Accessories. Plea: Guilty. Committed to prison for 60 days. Reason: persistent offending, 3rd appearance in a court this week. Failure to respond to non-custodial sentences.

Karl William QUIRK, Warren Hill, Torquay. Age: 38. On 17/01/2013 at Torquay had in your possession 0.6 grams of cannabis, a controlled drug of class B. Plea: Guilty. Discharged conditionally for 3 months. Victim surcharge of £15.

Zahi FAKIH, Tamworth Close, Ogwell, Newton Abbot. Age: 24. On 13/04/2012 at Teignmouth stole cheese and coffee, to the value of £30.06 belonging to Tesco Express. Plea changed to Guilty, previous plea Not Guilty. Fined £70. Victim surcharge of £15. Costs of £40.

Hazel Frances GLAVES, Compton Place, St Marychurch, Torquay. Age: 59. Between 13/10/2010 and 03/05/2012 at Torquay, failed to promptly notify the Department for Work and Pensions in the prescribed manner of a change of circumstances affecting entitlement to disability living allowance, namely that mobility and care needs had decreased. Plea: Guilty. Fined £400. Victim surcharge of £15. Costs of £150.

Claire Louise JUKES, Glebelands, Buckfastleigh. Age: 40. On 19/09/2011 at Totnes stole 13 cosmetic items, to the value of £90.65, belonging to Superdrug. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 05/04/2013 for the trial.

Abigail Hazel STANOWSKI, Teignmouth Road, Torquay. Age: 21. Breach of community order imposed for assaulting a constable in the execution of his duty and theft. Plea: Admits. Committed to prison for four months suspended for 12 months. Carry out unpaid work for 60 hours within the next 12 months.

Lee GOODING, Lower Collapark, Totnes. Age: 31. On 15/09/2012 at Teignmouth assaulted a female by beating her. Plea changed to Guilty, previous plea Not Guilty. Remanded on bail until 11/02/2013 for a pre-sentence report.

Monday, January 21

Keith MUNYORO, Hobgate Road, Wolverhampton. Age: 21. On 11/11/2012 at Paignton assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on conditional bail until 08/04/2013 for the trial.

Philip Geoffrey DEARE, Tor Gardens, Ogwell, Newton Abbot. Age: 25. On 01/01/2013 at Firleigh Road, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot without lawful excuse, damaged mobile phone to the value of £500. Plea: Guilty. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. Compensation of £250. Victim surcharge of £15.

Adrian Thomas MACKELLAR, North Hill Close, Brixham. Age: 39. On 10/01/2013 at Brixham assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on bail until 01/03/2013 for the trial.

Victoria Elizabeth PHIPPS-WARREN, New Street, Paignton. Age: 18. On 06/01/2013 at Torquay assaulted a male and a female by beating. Plea: Not Guilty. On 06/01/2013 at Torquay destroyed a vase to the value of £20. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on bail until 05/03/2013 for the trial.

Darren Paul SILVESTER, Albany Road, Paignton. Age: 43. On 05/01/2013 at Paignton assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on bail until 11/02/2013 for a pre-sentence report.

Terrence CLIFT, Great Headland Road, Paignton. Age: 65. On 27/12/2012 at Torquay drove a motor vehicle on Torbay Road while disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence. Plus four related offences. Plea: Guilty. Committed to prison for 126 days suspended for 12 months. Reason: breach of court order within hours/days of imposition; 2nd drive whilst disqualified aggravated by excess alcohol. Carry out unpaid work for 150 hours. Victim surcharge of £80. Costs of £85. Disqualified for holding or obtaining a driving licence for 36 months.

Joseph James GIBBONS, Westhill Avenue, Torquay. Age: 24. On 16/03/2012 at Torquay assaulted a male by beating him. Plea: Guilty.Committed to prison for 126 days suspended for 12 months. Reason for custody: prolonged drink fuelled assault involving punching and kicking victim on the ground. Be under a curfew for 3 months. Compensation of £200. Costs of £85.

Michael HARD, Manor Road, Paignton. Age: 18. On 14/08/2012 at Newton Abbot assaulted a male by beating him. Plea: Guilty. Plus breach of conditional discharge. Compensation of £200. Costs of £85.

Ian Cameron ROSS, Corsham Road, Paignton. Age: 34. On 02/02/2012 at Paignton produced 38 plants of cannabis, a controlled drug of class B. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. Be under a curfew for 2 months. Costs of £85.

Tuesday, January 22

Adam John PEARSON, Livingstone Road, Teignmouth. Age: 25. On 29/01/2012 at Newton Abbot jointly used or threatened unlawful violence towards other persons. Plea: Not Guilty. Committed for trial to Exeter Crown Court on 15/03/2013.

Andrew Mark MEAKINS, NFA. Age: 45. On 16/12/2012 at Teignmouth assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 20/02/2013 for the trial.

Wednesday, January 23

Barry John RYAN, Meadfoot Road.

Torquay. Age: 44. Between 13/05/2012 and 13/06/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Not Guilty. Verdict: Found Guilty. Adjourned to 18/02/2013 for a pre-sentence.

Michael Robert PILLAR, Windmill Close, Brixham. Age: 27. On 11/01/2013 at Brixham assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Guilty. Fined £35. Victim surcharge of £20. Costs of £85.

Karl William Henry EGAN, Wills Avenue, Paignton. Age: 21. On 09/09/2012 at Torquay used or threatened unlawful violence towards another. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 17/04/2013 for the trial.

Michael HEATH, Old Mill Road, Torquay. Age: 29. On 09/09/2012 at Torquay used or threatened unlawful violence towards other persons. Plea: Not Guilty. Adjourned to 17/04/2013 for the trial.

Christopher Charles HOPKINS, Loring Road, Salcombe. Age: 64. On or about 17/03/2010 at Salcombe dishonestly failed to promptly notify a local authority, namely South Hams District Council and West Devon Borough Council of a change of circumstances affecting entitlement to council tax benefit. plus three related offences. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. Carry out unpaid work for 60 hours. Pay costs of £350.

Lewis James PRICE, New Road, Brixham. Age: 28. Between 01/04/2011 and 11/01/2012 at Brixham pursued a course of conduct which amounted to the harassment of a male. Plea: Not Guilty. Discontinued.

Ronald DOWRY, Fortescue Road, Paignton. Age: 46. On 22/12/2011 at Torquay assaulted two constables in the execution of their duty. Plea changed to Guilty, previous plea Not Guilty. Community order made. Carry out unpaid work for 140 hours. Compensation of £100. Costs of £85.

Jasmin Elizabeth CHAPPLE, East Street, Torre, Torquay. Age: 23. On 06/06/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Not Guilty. Verdict: Found Not Guilty. Dismissed.

Stephen John PRATT, Happaway Close, Barton, Torquay. Age: 41. On 22/05/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Not Guilty. Dismissed (no evidence offered).

Michael John ANSLOW, West Pafford Avenue, Torquay. Age: 25. On 15/07/2012 at Torquay without lawful excuse, damaged a large window to the value of £943 belonging to Debenhams. Plea: Not Guilty. Verdict: Found Not Guilty. Dismissed.

Thursday, January 24

David ABLETT, Middle Tree Park, Haldon. Age: 46. On 24/09/2012 at Teignmouth had possession of 0.45g of diamorphine a controlled drug of class A. Plea: Guilty. Detention deemed served by reason of time already spent in custody.

Richard BRIDGE, Park Lane, Torquay. Age: 23. On 29/09/2012 at Torquay jointly assaulted a male occasioning him actual bodily harm. Remanded on unconditional bail until 27/03/2013 for committal.

Gary Alistair CLARKE, NFA. Age: 46. On 09/01/2013 at Torquay in a public place, namely Market Street, were guilty, while drunk, of disorderly behaviour. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 30/01/2013.

Ian FITZPATRICK, Drew Street, Brixham. Age: 39. On 22/10/2012 at Rea Barn Road produced a quantity of cannabis a controlled drug of class B. Plea: Guilty. On 22/10/2012 at Stoke Gabriel stole copper piping and other metal. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. Victim surcharge of £60. Costs of £45.

Oliver James LINCOLN, Palace Avenue, Paignton. Age: 19. On 11/11/2012 at Paignton having entered as a trespasser a dwelling on Clifton Road stole an Onda Elite computer tablet, a leather Fossil bag and a Sony Experia mobile phone. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 27/03/2013 for committal.

Luke MCCARTHY, New Road, Brixham. Age: 19. On 24/10/2012 at Brixham unlawfully and maliciously caused grievous bodily harm to a male with intent to do him grievous bodily harm. Sent for trial to Exeter Crown Court on 08/02/2013.

Sonner TURNER, McKay Avenue, Torquay. Age: 19. On 27/11/2012 at Torquay had possession of 2.65 grammes of cannabis a controlled drug of class B with intent to supply it. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 27/03/2013 for committal.

Richard Nigel Thomas WILLIAMS, Magdalene Road, Torquay. Age: 27. On 06/01/2013 at Torquay in a public place, namely Torwood Street, were guilty, while drunk, of disorderly behaviour. Plea: Guilty. Fined £70. Victim surcharge of £20. Costs of £85.

Adam COBB, Dart View Road, Galmpton, Brixham. Age: 21. On 15/07/2012 at Torquay used towards a person threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent. Plea: Not Guilty. Discontinued.

Mario ONDO, Burridge Road, Torquay. Age: 24.On 15/07/2012 at Torquay used towards a male threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent. Plea: Not Guilty. Discontinued.

Adam STANTON, Elmsleigh Road, Paignton. Age: 21. On 23/08/2012 at Torquay assaulted a male by beating him. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 03/04/2013.

Hazel HILL, Hoyles Road, Paignton. Age: 46. On 06/01/2013 at Newton Abbot used threatening abusive or insulting words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour within the hearing or sight of a person. Plea: Guilty. Fined £35. Pay victim surcharge of £20. Costs of £45.

David POWELL, Elmbank, Buckfastleigh. Age: 43. On 10/06/2012 at Buckfastleigh sent by means of a public electronic communications a webcam image that was grossly offensive or of an indecent, obscene or menacing character. Plea: Guilty. Fined £110. Victim surcharge of £15. Costs of £85.

David CASEY, Lummaton Place, Torquay. Age: 46. On 05/08/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Not Guilty. Verdict: Found Not Guilty. Dismissed.

Friday, January 25

Stevie Christopher JORDAN, Drake Road, Newton Abbot. Age: 30. On 24/01/2013 at Torquay robbed a female of handbag and contents of a value unknown. Sent for trial to Exeter Crown Court on 08/02/2013.

Stephen Andrew KINGHORN, NFA. Age: 33. On 24/01/2013 at Torquay in used towards a female threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent. Plea: Guilty. Committed to prison for 86 days. Reason: because threat of high level violence towards vulnerable female shop worker in early hours of morning when she was in an isolated position.

Anthony Wayne GRIFFITHS, Alpine Road, Torquay. Age: 48. On 27/09/2012 at Torquay had possession of 34 tablets in four separate blister packs of Diazepam 5mg, a controlled drug of class C. Plea: Guilty. On 28/09/2012 at Torquay interfered with a motor vehicle. Plea: Guilty. Committed to prison for 60 days.

Colin Graham Livingstone SMITH, NFA. Age: 32. On 15/12/2012 at Torquay had possession of seven individual wraps weighing 0.2 grams each of diamorphine a controlled drug of class A. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. Have treatment for drug dependency. Costs of £85.

Phillipa BRINE, Rock Road, Torquay. Age: 36. On 01/09/2012 at Torquay supplied a quantity 105ml of methadone, a controlled drug of class A. Plea: Not Guilty. Committed for trial to Exeter Crown Court on 08/02/2013.

Jude Patrick MEDCALF, Torquay Road, Kingskerswell. Age: 22. On 25/05/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Not Guilty. Adjourned to 12/03/2013 for the trial.

Eugene WALSH, Liscombe Close, Gunnislake, Cornwall. Age: 29. On 23/01/2012 at Paignton dishonestly used without due authority a quantity of electricity. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. On 23/01/2012 at Paignton produce a quantity of cannabis, a controlled drug of class B. Plea: Guilty. Carry out unpaid work for 130 hours. Costs of £85.

Romel MCPHOY, Cavern Road, Torquay. Age: 27. Breach of a suspended sentence imposed for dishonestly making false representation. Suspended sentence of imprisonment of four months suspended for 12 months imposed by Bristol Crown Court on 27/09/2012 implemented as a sentence of three months.

Saturday, January 26

Jack Robert BAILEY, Larch Street, Nelson, Burnley. Age: 21. On 06/08/2012 at Torquay without lawful authority or reasonable excuse, had in a public place, namely Barton Road, an imitation firearm, namely G.10 repeater spring action BB gun of .177mm calibre. Plea: Guilty. On 12/10/2012 at Paignton stole four bottles of Imperial vodka, to the value of £57-88, belonging to Tesco. Plea: Guilty. On 18/10/2012 at Torquay failed without reasonable excuse to surrender to custody at South Devon Magistrates' Court, having been released on bail in criminal proceedings on 03/10/2012 at Torquay Police Station. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on bail until 20/02/2013 for a pre-sentence report to be prepared.

Darrell HEGGATON, c/o Old Mill Road, Torquay. Age: 32. On 25/01/2013 at Torquay stole food and drink items , to the value of £12.64, belonging to Asda Supermarkets Ltd. Plea: Guilty. To be detained in courthouse. Detention deemed served by reason of time already spent in custody.

 
 

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