Stealing booze and scrap metal - a round up of the latest Sunderland court cases

The following cases from the Sunderland area have all been dealt with at South Tyneside Magistrates’ Court recently.

Saturday, 29th August 2020, 7:00 am

Jonathan Devlin, 25, of Bathgate Avenue, Town End Farm, Sunderland, was banned from driving for 22 months, fined £300 and ordered to pay a £34 victim surcharge and £85 prosecution costs after admitting drink driving on July 20.

Danielle Louise Widdowson, 31, of Moore Crescent North, Houghton, was banned from driving for 24 months, fined £120 and ordered to pay a £95 victim surcharge and £85 costs after admitting drink driving on July 19.

Aidan Guy, 24, of Whitelaithe Road, Leeds, was ordered to complete 200 unpaid work as part of a community order, ordered to pay £800 compensation, a £85 victim surcharge and £85 costs after admitting committing assault occasioning actual bodily harm in Washington on May 26 last year.

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The cases were dealt with in South Shields at South Tyneside Magistrates' Court.

Michael Bond, 35, of Coniston Avenue, Easington Lane, was fined £140 and ordered to pay £50 compensation, a £32 victim surcharge and £85 costs after admitting two counts of stealing scrap metal from Kirkby Stephen, in Cumbria, on November 4 last year and January 9.

Ryan Conn, 37, of Dean Avenue, Houghton, was fined £120 and ordered to pay £20 compensation, a £32 victim surcharge and £85 costs after admitting stealing scrap metal from Kirkby Stephen, in Cumbria, on November 4 last year.

Sara Louise Copeland, 34, of Front Road, Sunderland, was fined £80 and ordered to pay a £32 victim surcharge and £85 costs after admitting stealing alcohol from Sainsbury, in The Galleries, Washington, on March 30.

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