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By This is SouthDevon  |  Posted: May 10, 2012

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MAGISTRATES COURT REGISTER Friday, April 27, 2012

James Andrew BATTY, Walnut Lane, Torquay. Age: 22. On 25/04/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating. Plea: Guilty. On 25/04/2012 at Torquay used towards a male threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on bail until 24/07/2012.

Wayne Anthony BYRNE, Morgan Avenue, Torquay. Age: 45. On 26/04/2012 at Torquay without reasonable excuse did an act, namely use threatening, offensive or intimidating language or behaviour within the hearing or sight of any person, while prohibited from doing by an anti-social behaviour order.Plea: Guilty. To be detained in courthouse. Detention deemed served by reason of time already spent in custody.

Tyren CORRIGAN, Lower Erith Road, Torquay. Age: 18. On 26/04/2012 at Torquay damaged walls and plastic guard to the value of £200-£300 belonging to Torbay Trust. Plea: Guilty. Compensation of £300. Costs of £85.

Stephen Philip WYATT, Moran Way, Kingskerswell. Age: 35. On 24/04/2012 at Torquay sent matter by means of a telephone call to Torquay Probation Service, that was grossly offensive or of an indecent, obscene or menacing character. Plea: Guilty. Committed to Exeter Crown Court for breach of a Crown Court suspended sentence on 03/05/2012.

Steven JARMAN, Forest Road, Torquay. Age: 49. On 06/03/2012 at Torquay assaulted a male. Plea changed to Guilty. Remanded on bail until 23/05/2012.

Sean LYNCH, Grafton Road, Newton Abbot. Age: 41. On 02/01/2012 at Torquay resisted PC in the execution of his duty. Plea: Guilty. Fined £200. Compensation of £100. Victim surcharge of £15. Costs of £85.

Maria Sarah Jane MORAN, Thurlow Road, Torquay. Age: 23. On 09/04/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. Supervision Requirement. Participate in low intensity alcohol programme. Compensation of £100.

Phillip JACKSON, Church Street, Brixham. Age: 36. Had the care of a male who lacked mental capacity and ill-treated or willfully neglected him. Plea: Not Guilty. Discontinued.

Mark Anthony JARRETT, Tor Vale, Torquay. Age: 44. Between 12/09/2010 and 04/06/2011 at Torquay made an indecent photograph of a child. Court directs trial by jury. Plus 15 related offences. Committed for trial to Exeter Crown Court on 22/06/2012.

Christopher JONES, Ryepool, Bishops Lydeard, Taunton. Age: 23. On 16/12/2011 at Torquay 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 11/05/2012.

Alan Alfred POTTER, South Street, Torquay. Age: 41. On 15/03/2012 at Paignton stole foodstuffs to the value of £13.78 belonging to Spar Stores. On 14/03/2012 at Paignton stole eight cans of Special Brew to the value of £22.32 belonging to Spar Stores. On 12/04/2012 at Torquay stole 8 cans of lager to the value of £13.10, belonging to Martin McColl’s. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on conditional bail until 04/05/2012.

Monday, April 30

Robert Anthony DOYLE, Warberry Road West, Torquay. Age: 31. On 28/04/2012 at Torquay stole 4 bottles of Smirnoff vodka to the value of £83.56, belonging to Sainsburys Ltd. Plea: Guilty. Community order. Drug rehabilitation requirement. Thinking skills programme.

Clarissa Emma JOYCE, Second Avenue, Teignmouth. Age: 28. On 28/04/2012 at Teignmouth in a public place namely Bunting Close, were guilty, while drunk, of disorderly behaviour. Plea: Guilty. Fined £35. Victim surcharge of £15. Costs of £85.

Lee James RAWSTRON, Esplanade Road, Paignton. Age: 35. On 29/10/2011 at Brixham recorded another person doing a private act with the intention that for the purpose of obtaining sexual gratification, would look at an image of that other person doing the act, knowing that the other person did not consent to your recording the act with that intention. Plus two further counts of voyeurism. Plea: Guilty. Committed to Exeter Crown Court for sentence on 31/05/2012.

Anthony CARTER, Dixon Close, Paignton. Age: 47. Between 01/09/2011 and 06/10/2011 at Paignton without lawful excuse made to a female a threat to kill her. Between 01/01/2011 and 06/10/2011 at Paignton without lawful excuse made to a female and a male a threat to kill them. Three related charges. Court directs trial by jury. Remanded on bail until 29/06/2012.

Michael Ian FURNESS, Fernicombe Close, Paignton. Age: 24. On 19/04/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 21/05/2012.

Jamie MITCHELL, St Marychurch Road, Torquay. Age: 23. On 15/04/2012 at Torquay in the county of Devon assaulted a female by beating. Plea: Not Guilty. On 15/04/2012 at Torquay without lawful excuse damaged two door handles to the value of £40 belonging to a female. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on bail until 26/06/2012.

Shane Alfred RILEY, Bitton Park Road, Teignmouth. Age: 37. On 23/03/2012 at Teignmouth without lawful excuse damaged a ceramic mug of value belonging to a female intending to destroy or damage such property. On 23/03/2012 at Teignmouth assaulted a female by beating. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. Be under a curfew for 112 days. Compensation of £2. Costs of £45.

James BRIARD, Dornafield Drive East, Ipplepen, Newton Abbot. Age: 22. On 07/01/2012 at Newton Abbot assaulted a female by beating. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. Carry out unpaid work for 50 hours. Compensation of £200. Costs of £85.

Jason Keith GRILLS, Higher Green, South Brent. Age: 23. On 13/12/2011 at South Brent assaulted a male by beating. Plea: Guilty. On 27/03/2012 at Ivybridge assaulted female by beating. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on conditional bail until 21/05/2012.

Timothy KELLY, Second Avenue, Teignmouth. Age: 56. On 14/04/2012 at Teignmouth pursued a course of conduct which amounted to the harassment of a male. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on conditional bail until 14/08/2012.

Andrew PAYNE, Piller Avenue, Brixham. Age: 31. On 09/04/2012 at Newton Abbot assaulted a female by beating. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on conditional bail until 17/07/2012.

Graham Albert TUCKER, Old Town Street, Dawlish. Age: 40. On 18/06/2011 at Dawlish assaulted a male by beating. Plea: Not Guilty. Adjourned to 08/05/2012.

Stephen Dennis BECKETT, Aberystwyth Marina, Trefechan, Aberystwyth. Age: 58. On 01/03/2011 at Paignton assaulted a female by beating x 2. Plea changed to Guilty. Overall length of sentence 10 weeks suspended for 24 months. Compensation of £150. Costs of £150. Restraining order.

Kelly Antoinett HANCOCKS, Zion Street, The Hoe, Plymouth. Age: 31. On 13/12/2011 at Torquay assaulted a PC in execution of her duty. On 29/01/2012 at Torquay stole two Laura Ashley eau de parfum to the value of £72. Plus two further thefts. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on bail until 23/05/2012.

Marc John MALTBY, Orchard Gardens, Teignmouth. Age: 44. On 06/03/2012 at Teignmouth without reasonable excuse directly contacted a female and attended her home address while prohibited from doing by a restraining order. Plea: Guilty. On 06/03/2012 at Teignmouth assaulted same female by beating. Plea: Guilty. Commission of a further offence whilst subject to order of conditional discharge for 18 months imposed on 26/09/2011. Plea: Admits. Remanded on bail until 21/05/2012.

Steven MILLER, Second Avenue, Dawlish. Age: 29. On 30/10/2011 at Dawlish assaulted a female by beating. Plea: Guilty. Warrant for arrest without bail.

Dean SAUNDERS, Factory Row, Torquay. Age: 28. On 12/03/2012 at Torquay without the consent of the owner took a conveyance, namely white Vauxhall van. Plea: Guilty. On 12/03/2012 at Torquay drove a white Vauxhall van on a road namely Braddons Street, while disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence. Plea: Guilty. Bail date 04/05/2012.

Gary Howard CLARBULL, Halcyon Road, Newton Abbot. Age: 38. On 10/12/2011 at between Torre and Newton Abbot railway stations used towards another threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent. Plea changed to Guilty. Community order. Curfew Requirement: Be under a curfew for seven weeks. Costs of £110.

Ben HENRIQUES, Fir Walk, Torquay. Age: 25. On 26/10/2011 at Torquay assaulted male. Plea: Not Guilty. Verdict: Found Guilty. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. Compensation of £50. Costs of £250.

Tuesday, May 1

Shane BEESLEY, Glebelands, Buckfastleigh. Age: 33. On 30/01/2012 at Teignmouth had possession of 30 10mg tablets of Diazepam, a controlled drug of class C. Plea: Guilty. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. Costs of £20.

Ian ELLIOTT, Churchtown Close, Ivybridge. Age: 52. On 07/04/2012 at Cornwood produce a quantity of cannabis, a controlled drug of class B. Plea: Guilty. Fined £110. Victim surcharge of £15. Costs of £85.

Samuel Paul GRANT, Frobisher Road, Newton Abbot. Age: 21. On 19/02/2012 at Newton Abbot assaulted a male by beating. Plea: Guilty. On 19/02/2012 at Newton Abbot assaulted another male by beating. Plea: Guilty. Community order. Carry out unpaid work for 100 hours. Costs of £85.

Jamie Roy LANE, Ashburn Close, Ashburton, Newton Abbot. Age: 25. Rape of a woman. Mode of Trial: Indictable Only. Sent for trial to Exeter Crown Court on 15/05/2012.

Joseph SMITH, Westwood Cleave, Ogwell. Age: 19. On 19/02/2012 at Newton Abbot assaulted a male by beating. Plea: Guilty. Fined £225. Victim surcharge of £15. Costs of £85.

Luke Shaun John STOCKER, no fixed abode. Age: 21. On 06/04/2012 at Newton Abbot attempted to steal stripped wire cable of a value unknown belonging to British Telecom. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 16/05/2012.

Robin Tristram CARTER, Mill Lane, Teignmouth. Age: 21. On 24/02/2012 at Teignmouth jointly with another male assaulted a male by beating. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 05/07/2012.

Kim Valene WOOD, Kingskerswell Road, Newton Abbot. Age: 30. On 14/04/2012 at Newton Abbot stole six cans of Special Brew, to the value of £13.98, belonging to J Sainsburys plc. On 13/04/2012 at Newton Abbot stole four cans of Special Brew to the value of £6.99, belonging to J Sainsburys plc. Warrant for arrest without bail.

Liam Shaun Raymond WRIGHT, Third Avenue, Teignmouth. Age: 20. On 24/02/2012 at Teignmouth jointly with Robin Carter assaulted male by beating him. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 05/07/2012.

Mohammed Islam ALI, Torquay Road, Newton Abbot. Age: 35. On 24/09/2011 at Newton Abbot assaulted a male by beating. Plea: Not Guilty. Adjourned to 26/07/2012.

Richard BLACKMORE, Kingsway, Teignmouth. Age: 39. On 17/07/2011 at Teignmouth jointly with Stephen Dale and Andrew Patten, stole cash of a value of £162 belonging to Casino Slots. One further theft from Harrison Amusements. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 27/09/2012.

Stephen Leslie DALE, Kents Road, Torquay. Age: 45. Two thefts as above. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 27/09/2012.

Andrew Lester PATTEN, Teignmouth Road, Torquay. Age: 42. Two thefts as above. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 27/09/2012.

Barry STANAWAY, HMP Exeter. Age: 26. On 27/09/2011 at Torquay jointly with another assaulted male. Plea: Guilty. Remanded in custody until 15/05/2012.

Leon Adil HIPPOLYTE, Factory Row. Age: 25. On 13/04/2012 at Paignton without reasonable excuse breached non-molestation order. Plea: Plea changed to Guilty. Committed to prison for 28 days.

Katherine Joanne BRASH, Upper Braddons Hill Road, Torquay. Age: 40. On 05/04/2012 at Torquay assaulted male by beating. On 06/04/2012 at Torquay behaved in a violent manner by throwing a mobile phone at an appropriate adult. On 05/04/2012 at Torquay used towards another threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent. Remanded in custody until 03/05/2012.

Andrew Steven Scott HOLLAND, Newton Road. Age: 22. On 15/02/2012 at Torquay without lawful excuse damaged Seat Toledo to the value of unknown belonging to a male. Plea: Guilty. Remanded in custody until 15/05/2012.

John Ian MILLMAN, Westhill Avenue, Torquay. Age: 20. On 15/02/2012 at Torquay had possession of a quantity of cannabis, a controlled drug of class B. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 17/05/2012.

Simeon Charles Lloyd FRANCIS, NFA. Age: 27. On or about 24/04/2012 at Torquay sent to a female a letter which conveyed a threat for the purpose of causing distress or anxiety to the recipient. Plea: Plea changed to Guilty. On 24/04/2012 at Torquay assaulted PC in execution of duty x 2. Plea: Plea changed to Guilty. Committed to prison. Overall length of sentence 16 weeks.

John Jordan ATKINSON, Parkham Towers, Brixham. Age: 32. On 18/06/2011 at Brixham assaulted male by beating. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on conditional bail until 03/09/2012.

Lewis JOYCE, Woodleigh Road, Newton Abbot. Age: 19. On 22/04/2012 at Newton Abbot with intent to cause a female harassment, alarm or distress, used threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on conditional bail until 09/08/2012.

James Thomas KIDD, Babbacombe Road, Torquay. Age: 31. On 21/01/2012 at Newton Abbot assaulted female by beating. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on conditional bail until 31/05/2012.

Stephen Geoffrey NEVITT, Jonida Close, Torquay. Age: 58. Between 02/11/2011 and 08/12/2011 at Torquay pursued a course of conduct which amounted to the harassment of a female. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on bail to Exeter Magistrates’ Court on 11/07/2012.

Christian Anthony FERRARA, Cockington Village, Torquay. Age: 45. On 02/09/2011 dishonestly undertook or assisted in the retention, removal, disposal or realisation of stolen goods, namely a quantity of ‘smart’ mobile phones to the value of in excess £3,800 belonging to a male. Plea: Plea changed to Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 09/05/2012.

Wednesday, May 2

Kirsty PARSONS, Forrest Houses, Bellover. Age: 29. On 17/08/2011 at Bishopsteignton without lawful excuse damaged Volkswagen Golf GTI to the value of £2,778 belonging to a male. Plea: Not Guilty. Verdict: Found Guilty. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. Restraining order. Compensation of £250. Costs of £200.

Adam HACKETT, Marldon Grove, Paignton. Age: 21. On 07/10/2011 at Paignton jointly with Gary Hackett damaged the bonnet of a silver BMW the value of £250 belonging to a male. Also used threatening or insulting words and behaviour with intent to a male. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 21/06/2012.

Gary Roy HACKETT, Marldon Grove, Marldon, Paignton. Age: 51. offences as above. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 21/06/2012.

Paul James MANSFIELD, Newton Road, Torquay. Age: 23. On 01/05/2012 at Torquay jointly entered as a trespasser a dwelling on Briary Mews, Lower Erith Road, with intent to steal. Mode of Trial: Indictable Only. Sent for trial to Exeter Crown Court on 15/05/2012.

David AITKEN, Winner Street, Paignton. Age: 48. On 04/12/2011 at Torquay assaulted female by beating. Plea: Plea changed to Guilty. Community order made. Alcohol Specified Activity. Costs of £100.

Paul MCMILLAN, Pendennis Road, Torquay. Age: 47. On 16/03/2012 at Torquay had without good reason or lawful authority in a public place, Hele Road, an article which had a blade or was sharply pointed namely 8-10” knife. Plea: Guilty. Sentence deferred to 03/08/2012.

Ross Thomas LAIRD, Carlisle Street, Newton Abbot. Age: 28. On 09/02/2012 at Paignton assaulted female by beating. Plea: Guilty. Community order made.Compensation of £100. Fined £35. Victim surcharge of £15.

Joseph HAMPTON, Acadia Road, Torquay. Age: 25. On 09/03/2012 at Torquay assaulted PCSO in the execution of his duty. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 23/05/2012.

EXETER CROWN COURT, Friday, May 4

Susan PERRY, Teignview, Chudleigh Knighton. Age 41. Wounding with intent. Plea: Not Guilty. Trial ongoing.

Daniel GRAHAM, Treves Road, Dorchester. Age: 23. On 01/01/2011 at Torquay affray. Plea: Guilty. 12 months in prison. Licensed premises exclusion order. Banned from entering the Tor Abbey Inn for five years.

Tuesday, May 8

Stuart FARNON, Warren Road, Torquay. Age: 37. Attempted murder and wounding with intent. Adjourned for plea and case management hearing on July 30.

William BOON, Shirburn Road, Torquay. Age: 32. Between 03/02/2012 and 08/02/2012 at Kingskerswell having entered as a trespasser a dwelling on Southey Lane stole therein jewellery, ornaments and valuables to the value of £4,500. Plus two further burglaries and one producing cannabis. Plea: Guilty. Adjourned to June 8 for sentencing.

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