Stealing jumpers from Peacocks, watches from TK Maxx and carrying an air rifle: The latest cases heard in court round-up

The following cases were heard at South Tyneside Magistrates’ Court:

Monday, 21st October 2019, 6:00 am
Updated Wednesday, 23rd October 2019, 6:50 pm

**Already used in Shields Gazette (Mon, Oct 21)**

Greg Robinson, 27, of Brinkburn Crescent, Houghton, was given a four-week prison sentence, suspended for six months, after admitting breaching a community order. He was also ordered to pay £60 costs.

Daniel Gill, 26, of Thornton Avenue, South Shields, was fined £80 after he admitted two charges of breaching a non-molestation order. He was ordered to pay £85 costs and a £32 victim surcharge.

South Tyneside Magistrates' Court.

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Taylor Griffiths, 18, of Holland Park Drive, Jarrow, was sentenced to 12 weeks in prison, suspended for 12 months, after admitting carrying an offensive weapon. He was ordered to pay £122 surcharge and £85 costs.

Stephen Lenaghan, 49, of Beaufront Guest House, Lawe Road, South Shields, was fined £50 after admitting stealing four jumpers from Peacocks. He was ordered to pay costs of £85 and a surcharge of £32.

Allan Richardson, 82, of Weldon Avenue, Grangetown, Sunderland, was banned from driving for 16 months after admitting driving with excess alcohol and without insurance. He was fined £250 and ordered to pay £85 costs and a £32 victim surcharge.

Dale Brown, 40, of Swan Lodge, High Street East, Sunderland, was fined £80 after admitting stealing watches from TK Maxx. He was also told to pay a surcharge of £32.

Mark Anthony Hart, 30, of Bodlewell House, Sunderland, was given a 12-month community order after admitting carrying an air rifle in a public place, possession of cannabis and possession of amphetamine. He was ordered to pay a £90 surcharge and £85 costs.