In the dock

PUBLISHED: 18:00 08 March 2015


The following cases were completed at North Somerset Courthouse between February 2-19:

Wesley Kline (40), of Southlands Way, Congresbury. Resisting a police officer: Fined £85. Sending an offensive message: 12-month restraining order, fined £175 plus £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

Liudmila Charrison (37), of The Willows, Nailsea. Assault: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £85 costs and £15 victim surcharge.

Ralph Gardener (57), of Biscay Drive, Portishead. Using electronic communications network to cause 
anxiety: Six months in prison 
suspended for 18 months, ordered to pay £100 victim surcharge and £620 costs.

Olive Bisacre (18), of South View, Portishead. Drink-driving: Fined £250 plus £85 costs and £25 victim surcharge, banned from driving for 17 months. Driving without insurance: No separate penalty. Failure to surrender: Fined £25.

Philip Painter (63), of Hansons Way, Clevedon. Threatening behaviour: 12-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £85 costs and £15 victim surcharge.

Leigh Pickles (36), of Phoenix Way, Portishead. Seven counts of theft: Sent to prison for six weeks, 12-month restraining order, ordered to pay £80.95 compensation. Assault: Sent to prison for 12 weeks (consecutive).

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