Court roundup: The latest cases dealt with at South Tyneside Magistrates’ Court

South Tyneside Magistrates' Court

South Tyneside Magistrates' Court

The following people have been dealt with in the dock at South Tyneside Magistrates’ Court.

Dylan Ford, 18, of Felton Avenue, South Shields, was given a 12-month conditional discharge after admitting a charge of using threatening, insulting or abusive words or behaviour to cause a person harassment, alarm or distress, at Temple Park Leisure Centre, John Reid Road, South Shields, on Wednesday, April 6.

He was also ordered to pay prosecution costs of £85 and a £15 victim surcharge.

Jordan Martin, 21, of Wouldhave Court, South Shields, was given a 12-month conditional discharge and ordered to pay £40 compensation after admitting stealing a Microsoft Lumia mobile phone valued at £150 in South Tyneside on Friday, February 12.

He must also pay a £15 victim surcharge.

Wayne Mathison, 32, of Gainsborough Avenue, South Shields, was fined £60 after being convicted of being drunk and disorderly in a public place, namely Kepple Street, South Shields, on Wednesday, May 11.

He must also pay prosecution costs of £85 and a £30 victim surcharge.

Kyle Thompson, 30, of Dame Flora Robson Avenue, South Shields, was given a six-month conditional discharge after admitting being in possession of a quantity of amphetamine, a Class B drug, in South Tyneside on Thursday, May 12.

He must also pay prosecution costs of £85 and a £20 victim surcharge.

Lee Watling, 31, of Gainsborough Avenue, South Shields, was given an absolute discharge after admitting failing to display registration marks on a Ford transit van in South Shields on Friday, July 3.

Stephen Watson, 47, of no fixed abode, was fined £50 and ordered to pay a £30 victim surcharge after admitting using threatening, abusive or insulting behaviour to cause harassment, alarm or distress in South Shields on Thursday, May 26