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A 19-year-old man was arrested but has been released under investigation.

A 19-year-old man was arrested but has been released under investigation. - Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto

The following cases were held at North Somerset Courthouse near Weston-super-Mare from April 19 to May 4:

* Peter Chodera (66), of Spring Rise, Portishead. Drink-driving: Fined £1,000 and ordered to pay £570 costs and £100 victim surcharge, banned from driving for 12 months.

* Craig Hand (33), of Brendon Road, Portishead. Assault: 12-month community order, requirement to carry out 100 hours’ unpaid community work, ordered to pay £200 compensation, £85 costs and £85 victim surcharge.

* James Marlborough (19), of Kenn Road, Clevedon. Possession of a class B drug with intent to supply: 12-month community order with three-month curfew, ordered to carry out 100 hours’ unpaid community work, and ordered to pay £620 costs plus £85 victim surcharge.

* Bradley Prosser (22), of Briary Road, Portishead. Assault: 12-month community order with requirement to carry out 120 hours’ unpaid community work, ordered to pay £1,350 compensation, £620 costs and £85 victim surcharge. Driving without a licence: No separate penalty. Driving without insurance: Banned from driving for 56 days.


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* Colin Comrie (49), of no fixed abode. Drink-driving: Fined £183 and ordered to pay £85 costs and £30 victim surcharge, banned from driving for 24 months.

* Dennis Mutyaba (32), of Stonebridge, Clevedon. Breach of restraining order: Six-month conditional discharge, ordered to pay £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

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