The following cases have been dealt with at Sunderland Magistrates’ Court.
Martin Bryant, 19, of Brinkburn Crescent, Burnside, Houghton, pleaded guilty to assaulting his mother and causing £300 of damage to her car, on September 12. He was given a 12-month conditional discharge and was told to pay a victim surcharge of £15, costs of £85 and criminal courts charge of £150.
Wayne Vayro, 32, of Lilburn Close, Shildon, pleaded guilty to sending numerous threatening texts messages on August 19 in Penshaw. He was handed a 12-month community order and 10 days’ rehabilitation activity requirement. He was also fined £20, and told to pay a victim surcharge of £60, costs of £85, and a criminal courts charge of £180.
David Wade, 25, of Palmerston Road, Pennywell, pleaded guilty to assault on September 1. He was given an 18-month community order and was told to take part in a 30-day domestic violence programme, 35 days of rehabilitation activity and 50 hours of unpaid work. A restraining order was also made for 18 months. He was told to pay compensation of £20, victim surcharge of £40, and criminal courts charge of £150.
Kriss Botham, 34, of Hendon Valley Road, Hendon, pleaded guilty to stealing a pair of shoes worth £4 from Canine Animal Care Northeast in Sunderland on February 17. She was fined £75 and was told to pay a victim surcharge of £20 and costs of £200.
Terrence Bulmer, 32, of Hendon Close, Sunderland, pleaded guilty to theft of eight cans of lager worth £7.50 from Hendon Discount Stores on March 16. He was told to pay £7.50 in compensation.
Michelle Marriner, 35, of Whinfell, Albany, Washington, pleaded guilty to damaging a kitchen window of unknown value. She was fined £80 and was told to pay a victim surcharge of £20, costs of £85, and a criminal courts charge of £150.