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By Herald Express  |  Posted: October 04, 2012

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MAGISTRATES’ COURT REGISTER Thursday, September 20

Stephen Colin PETHICK, Holmbush Way, Brixton, Plymouth. Age: 43. On 18/09/2012 at Totnes assaulted a male by beating him. Plea: Guilty. Drinking banning order made for 12 months. Not to enter the Royal Oak pub, Station Road, South Brent. Fined £150. Compensation of £50.

Carl SWIFT, NFA. Age: 18. On 19/09/2012 at Torquay without lawful excuse, damaged a wooden gate to the value of £250. On same date approached a female in breach of a restraining order Plea: Guilty. Committed to prison for 14 days Reason: Offence so serious. because breach of court order, will not co-operate with probation, previous convictions.

Wesley Barry TREVAN, St Annes Road, Torquay. Age: 26. On 09/08/2012 at Torquay had in Perinville Road an article which had a blade or was sharply pointed, namely a lock knife. Plea: Guilty. Committed to Exeter Crown Court for sentence on 18/10/2012.

Mark LORD, Newton Road, Torquay. Age: 43. On 31/07/2012 and 16/08/2012 at Torquay used threatening abusive or insulting words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour within the hearing of a person. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 27/09/2012.

Robert MOULT, Lichfield Avenue, Torquay. Age: 39. On 05/09/2012 at Torquay stole one bottle of red wine, to the value of £5.49, belonging to Spar PLC. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 17/10/2012 for a pre-sentence report.

Shaun Robert PASSMORE, Thurlow Road, Torquay. Age: 36. On 02/09/2012 at Torquay without lawful excuse, destroyed a mains electric box to the value of £80. Plea: Guilty. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. Pay compensation of £80. Costs of £85.

Robert George COOKE, Sands Road, Paignton. Age: 21. On 28/03/2012 at Torquay, stole a suitcase to the value of £300. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 10/12/2012 for the trial.

Ross Christopher SAVVA, Creek Road, Dartmouth. Age: 18. On 09/06/2012 and another date at Dartmouth assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Not Guilty. Discontinued.

Joseph CARR, Melville Street, Torquay. Age: 47. On 11/07/2012 at Torquay stole a purse containing cards and money, to the value of £40. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 17/10/2012 for a pre-sentence report.

Kevin Paul FRODSHAM, Field Close, Preston, Paignton. Age: 37. On 03/09/2012 at Paignton in Colley End Road were guilty, while drunk, of disorderly behaviour. Plea: Guilty. Discharged conditionally for 9 months. Costs of £85.

Joseph Timothy STEVENSON, Warren Hill, Torquay. Age: 20. On 26/07/2012 at Torquay dishonestly undertook or assisted in the retention, removal, disposal or realisation of stolen goods, namely two sat nav systems, to the value of £200. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 24/10/2012 for a pre-sentence report.

Hayden Jonathan Graham PROUT, Creek Road, Dartmouth. Age: 19. On 24/01/2012 at Totnes resisted PC in the execution of his duty. Plea: Guilty. Compensation of £100. Community order unpaid work 50 hours.

Jessie David James SNOWDEN, Archway Drive, Dartmouth. Age: 18. On 24/01/2012 at Totnes assaulted a male by beating him. Plea: Not Guilty. Verdict: Found Guilty. Community order made. Carry out unpaid work for 100 hours. Compensation of £150. Costs of £100.

Friday, September 21

David AITKEN, NFA. Age: 48. On 14/09/2012 at Torquay had possession of 0.8g of amphetamine, a controlled drug of class B.On 28/05/2012 at Paignton stole 5 pork joints, 2 packs of mince, 2 sirloin steaks , to the value of £72.00, belonging to Co-Op Stores. On 10/05/2012 stole a lamb joint, to the value of £10 belonging to Co-op stores. Plea: Guilty. Plus breach of bail and suspended sentence. Committed to prison for 57 days. Reason: willful and persistent breach of court order.

Toni Maria HURLEY, Innerbrook Road, Torquay. Age: 20. On 22/06/2012 at Torquay stole a wallet and contents, £40 cash and cigarettes. Plea: Guilty. And breach an Asbo. Community order made. Supervision Requirement.

Laurie Phillip FLOWER, Torbay Road, Paignton. Age: 60. On 11/07/2012 at Paignton intentionally touched a woman aged 16 or over and that touching was sexual when she did not consent. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on bail until 19/10/2012 for committal.

Leon GARBUTT, Morgan Avenue, Torquay. Age: 27. Between 28/04/2012 and 21/05/2012 at Torquay were concerned in the making of an offer to supply a quantity of cannabis, a controlled drug of class B. Remanded on unconditional bail until 28/09/2012.

Christopher Colin ILES, Higher Union Lane, Torquay. Age: 28. On 12/08/2012 at Torquay without lawful excuse, damaged 2 x windows to a value unknown. Also damaged a front door. Plea: Guilty. Fined £125. Victim surcharge of £15. Costs of £100.

Simon James TURNER, Mincent Hill, Torquay. Age: 38. On 18/05/2011 at Torquay committed fraud by representing that a debit card in the name of another was good and valid for the purchase of a fish tank in the sum of £511.88. Plus six related counts of fraud. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 05/10/2012.

Margaret BIRCHALL, Haytor Road, Torquay. Age: 44. On 10/03/2012 at Torquay jointly with Simon Bishop, stole a Caster remote control 4WD car, to the value of £164.99 belonging to The Action Model Centre. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 02/10/2012.

Simon Martin BISHOP, Newton Road, Torquay. Age: 31. Charge as above. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 02/10/2012.

Stuart Wayne ENSTON, Laburnum Road, Torquay. Age: 27. On 17/06/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating, and the offence was racially aggravated. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on conditional bail until 02/10/2012.

Susan HOLLAND, NFA. Age: 45. Between 01/03/2012 and 30/04/2012 at Lustleigh committed fraud in that represented were the owner of a property in order to let it, intending to make a gain, namely £2,400. Plus one related charge. Plea: Not Guilty. Discontinued.

Monday, September 24

James BASSETT, Colin Road, Paignton. Age: 24. On 22/09/2012 at Paignton unlawfully and maliciously wounded a male with intent to do him grievous bodily harm. Sent for trial to Exeter Crown Court on 09/10/2012.

Gavin BERGIN, NFA. Age: 27. On 23/09/2012 at Torquay stole a Goodmans portable DVD player, to the value of £49.99. Plea: Guilty. Fined £70. Victim surcharge of £15. To be detained in the courthouse.

Mark Sanders COPPERWAITE, St Andrews Road, Paignton. Age: 39. On 12/04/2012 at Torquay stole a quantity of coins including foreign coins, of a value unknown. Plea: Not Guilty. On 06/04/2012 at Paignton dishonestly undertook or assisted in the retention, removal, disposal or realisation of stolen goods namely an IPOD Classic 60GB, to the value of £160. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on bail until 08/10/2012.

Leon Adil HIPPOLYTE, Innerbrook Road, Torquay. Age: 25. On 23/09/2012 at Paignton had possession of 1.05 grams of cannabis, a controlled drug of class B. Plea: Guilty. Plus breached a non-molestation order. Discharged conditionally for 12 months.

Anouska Margaret Elizabeth SITES, Factory Row, Torquay. Age: 23. On 05/09/2012 at Torquay knowing that payment on the spot for a taxi fare was required dishonestly made off without having paid. Plea: Guilty. Pay compensation of £67.20. Detention deemed served by reason of time already spent in custody.

Mario MANKOWSKI, South Street, Torquay. Age: 36. On 05/08/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Guilty. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. Restraining order made. Compensation of £50.

David Drury PALK, Hamlyns Way, Buckfastleigh. Age: 57. On 23/ 7/2012 at Buckfastleigh breached a restraining order. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 01/10/2012.

Tuesday, September 25

Gary George Clarke, Ashfield Road, Torquay. Age: 47. On 12/07/2012 at Newton Abbot stole 2 x child’s Leap-Pad computers, to the value of £159.98, belonging to Austins Department Store. Plea: Guilty. Fined £130. Pay victim surcharge of £15. Costs of £85.

David Webster HINKS, Elm Road, Newton Abbot. Age: 53. On 22/07/2012 at Newton Abbot intentionally exposed genitals intending that someone would see them and be caused alarm or distress. Plea: Guilty. Fined £165. Victim surcharge of £15. Costs of £85.

Elliott TUCKER, Second Avenue, Dawlish. Age: 23. On 10/01/2012 at Dawlish committed fraud by false representation at Brunswick Arms. Plus two further frauds. Plea: Not Guilty. Adjourned to 11/12/2012 for the trial.

Samuel WINNING, West End Terrace, Denbury, Newton Abbot. Age: 22. On 07/09/2012 at Newton Abbot with intent to cause harassment, alarm or distress, used threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour. Plea: Guilty. Fined £110. Victim surcharge of £15. Costs of £85.

Marcus James DRURY, High Street, Dawlish. Age: 38. On 11/09/2012 at Newton Abbot committed fraud in that selected clippers belonging to Wilkinsons and then presenting them along with an old receipt to an assistant claiming a refund of £9.97 for the item. Plea: Guilty. Fined £35. Compensation of £9.97. Victim surcharge of £15. Costs of £40.

Andy JOHNSON, Braddons Street, Age: 26. On 04/09/2012 at Newton Abbot with intent to cause two people harassment, alarm or distress, used threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on bail until 18/12/2012 for the trial.

Benjamin MARTIN, Broomborough Court, Totnes. Age: 19. On 09/09/2012 at Totnes without lawful excuse, damaged airing cupboard, lamp and media remote control. Plea: Guilty. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. Restraining order made. Costs of £85.

Martyn PEARCE, Barcote Walk, Plymouth. Age: 36. Between 27/02/2012 and 08/05/2012 at Dawlish committed fraud by false representation by using funds from the bank account of another to gamble online. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 11/12/2012 for the trial.

Darren George POWELL, Oldway, Chudleigh. Age: 19. On 04/07/2012 at Newton Abbot assaulted a male by beating him. On same date at Leatside House, Bradley Lane, had an air weapon which he used for firing a missile beyond those premises. On same date being a person who had been subject to a detention and training order had possession of a firearm, namely an air weapon. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 23/11/2012 for committal.

Stephen Leslie DALE, Kents Road, Torquay. Age: 46. On 26/04/2012 at Torquay attempted to steal cash of a value unknown belonging to Golden Palms Amusements, Cary Parade. Plea: Guilty. Remanded in custody until 27/09/2012.

Mark Charles ELLIS, Henty Avenue, Dawlish, Age: 37. On 10/09/2012 at Torquay without lawful excuse, damaged a white custody blanket to the value of £10.50 belonging to Devon and Cornwall Police. Plus two counts of theft. Remanded in custody until 02/10/2012.

Royston Paul SOUTHALL, Baltic View, Totnes. Age: 34. On 03/07/2012 at Totnes had without good reason or lawful authority, in Parkers Way had an article which had a blade or was sharply pointed, namely a lock knife. Plus theft. Plea: Guilty. Defendant committed to Plymouth Crown Court by a Judge on 21/09/12 and dealt with by way of prison sentence 2 months.

Michael Christopher BRETT, Wandsworth, London. Age: 45. On 15/04/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female and a male by beating. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded in custody until 22/10/2012 for the trial.

Christopher Edward HUNT, Laburnum Street, Torquay. Age: 26. On 08/04/2012 at Torquay assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded in custody until 23/10/2012.

Dean BICKERSTAFF, Meadfoot Lane, Torquay. Age: 34. On 17/09/2012 at Torquay without lawful excuse made to a female a threat to kill her. Plus three counts of assault by beating. Remanded in custody until 02/10/2012.

Ross Thomas LAIRD, Carlisle Street, Newton Abbot. Age: 28. On 09/08/2012 at Newton Abbot assaulted a male by beating him. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 18/12/2012 for the trial.

Carl Mark John GEORGE, NFA. Age: 21. On 17/06/2012 at Brixham assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Not Guilty. Dismissed (no evidence offered).

Wednesday, September 26

Simon Martin BISHOP, Newton Road, Torquay. Age: 31. Between 11/08/2012 and 14/08/2012 at Kingskerswell having entered as a trespasser a building, namely Mayflair, stole hairdressing equipment and cash of a value unknown. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on bail until 24/10/2012.

Christopher John DEANE, Victoria Road, Torquay. Age: 28. On 24/09/2012 at Torquay without lawful excuse, damaged plaster board walls to the value of £200. Plea: Guilty. Pay compensation of £100.

Christian Lawrence COOK, Luxton Road, Ogwell, Newton Abbot. Age: 36. On 15/07/2012 at Newton Abbot assaulted a male by beating him. Plea: Not Guilty. Bail date 16/10/2012.

Gavin Malcolm DAGLISH, Lower Ellacombe Church Road, Torquay. Age: 29. Between 26/07/2011 and 29/12/2011 at Darlington in the county of Durham stole a bank card. Plus three counts of fraud by false representation. Plea: Guilty. Committed to prison for 120 days suspended for 12 months.

Darius Tom EVANS, Willow Avenue, Torquay. Age: 30. On 27/07/2012 at Torquay stole aftershave, of a value unknown, belonging to Boots. Plea: Guilty. On 25/07/2012 at Torquay stole Maybelline Dream matte mouse, to the value of £7.69 belonging to Superdrug plc. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. Costs of £40.

Shabaz SARWAR, Chudleigh Road, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot. Age: 38. On 09/06/2012 at Newton Abbot assaulted a male by beating him. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 12/12/2012.

Paul John SANDERS, Babbacombe Road, Torquay. Age: 47. On 25/05/2012 at Stone Pier, Babbacombe Beach, caused unnecessary suffering to a protected animal, namely a Collie type dog known as Shep, by causing it to fall from the pier. Adjourned to 05/10/2012.

Thursday, September 27

Jamie JONES, Bronshill Road, Torquay. Age: 23. On 26/09/2012 at Torquay stole packs of meat , to the value of £63.30, belonging to Tesco Metro stores. Plea: Indicated plea of Guilty. Same date stole a quantity of Lynx deodorant and quantity of Lynx shower gel to the value of £50.30 belonging to Co-operative store. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. Be under a curfew for 3 months.

Mark MCKEOWN, Raleigh Close, Torquay. Age: 22. On 26/07/2012 at Torquay assaulted a male by beating him. Plus breached a drinking banning order, breached bail. Plea: Guilty. Committed to prison for 120 days. Reason: because unprovoked assault, previous convictions.

Brian ROBERTSON, Foxhole Road, Paignton. Age: 43. On 06/09/2012 at Torquay assaulted a male by beating him. Plea: Guilty. Discharged conditionally for 12 months. Costs of £45.

Zoe Beth NORTHWAY, Froude Avenue, Torquay. Age: 20. Between 23/05/2012 and 27/05/2012 at Torquay having entered as a trespasser a locked bedroom stole therein a tin of Spam, cash and coin, and a black General Electric GZ1500 still digital camera and case. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 04/10/2012.

Mark LORD, Newton Road, Torquay. Age: 43. On 31/07/2012 at Torquay used threatening abusive or insulting words or behaviour or disorderly behaviour within the hearing of a person. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 06/12/2012.

Kirsty Sharlee BIRD, Harveys Close, Chudleigh Knighton. Age: 27. On 12/09/2012 at Torquay used or threatened unlawful violence towards other persons. Plea: Guilty. Committed to Exeter Crown Court for sentence on 25/10/2012. Unconditional bail.

David Kenneth CANN, Nutbush Lane, Torquay. Age: 52. Between 25/05/2012 and 31/05/2012 at Torquay dishonestly received stolen goods, namely a laptop and charger and other items. Plus possession of amphetamine and cannabis. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 31/10/2012 for a pre-sentence report.

Nikki DIBB, Union Street, Torquay. Age: 29. On 31/08/2012 at Torquay stole 2 x packs of Fusion pro glide, to the value of £50 belonging to Boots. Plea: Not Guilty. Remanded on bail until 06/12/2012 for the trial.

Lee Christopher GOUGH, Lucius Street, Torquay. Age: 26. On 06/09/2012 at Torquay obtained services, namely food and drink knowing that he had no money to pay for the items and claiming that friends will pay. Plus possession of an 8in blade. Plea: Guilty. Community order. Carry out unpaid work for 200 hours. Compensation of £18. Costs of £50.

Christopher LOCKE, Snowberry Close, Torquay. Age: 30. On 12/09/2012 at Torquay used or threatened unlawful violence towards other persons. Plea: Guilty. Committed to Exeter Crown Court for sentence on 25/10/2012. Conditional bail.

 
 

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