Around the courts: Those appearing before magistrates in Devon

All these people have appeared before magistrates in Devon lately.

SEPTEMBER 3

Roger Baker, Wolverton Drive, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot. Age: 76.Complaint to enforce an order that Roger Baker failed to comply with the requirements of an order under Regulation 44 of the Environmental Permitting (England and Wales) Regulations 2010, in that he failed to remove waste at Pynes Farm, Poltimore, Exeter by 22nd August 2019 as required made on 23/08/2018.Plea: Admits Breach. Fined £3750. To pay costs of £3174.28.

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Fiona Taylor, Lymebourne Park, Sidmouth. Age: 44. On 17/03/2020 at Exeter in a public place, namely the Royal Devon And Exeter Hospital,Barrack Road, were guilty, while drunk, of disorderly behaviour.Plea: Guilty. Remanded on bail until 08/10/2020 for pre-sentence report.

SEPTEMBER 4

Connor Brandon Scott, Gribble Close, Forches, Barnstaple. Age: 21. On 19/05/2020 at Barnstaple without lawful excuse, destroyed a main door to a house in Frank Marsh Park, to the value of approximately £265.44 intending to destroy or damage such property or being reckless as to whether such property would be destroyed or damaged. Plea: Guilty. On 19/05/2020 at Barnstaple assaulted a female by beating her. Plea: Guilty. Community order made. Carry out unpaid work for 60 hours. To pay compensation of £265.44. Restraining order made.

Jayde Ford, Little Field Close, Whiddon Valley, Barnstaple. Age: 27.Between 06/08/2020 and 07/08/2020 at Barnstaple drove a motor vehicle, namely Renault Clio on a road, namely Lane End Park, after consuming so much alcohol that the proportion of it in your breath,namely 70 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath,exceeded the prescribed limit. Plea: Guilty. Fined £120. To pay a surcharge to fund victim services of £34. To pay costs of £85 tothe Crown Prosecution Service. Disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 18 month(s).

Matthew James Tregidgo, Gould Road, Forches, Barnstaple. Age: 32. Between 25/07/2020 and 29/07/2020 at Ilfracombe pursued a course of conduct which amounted to the harassment of a female and which you knew or ought to have known amounted to the harassment of her in that repeatedly contacted the victim despite being told not to. Plea:Guilty. Community order made. Rehabilitation Activity Requirement.Restraining order made. Fined £200.

More Exeter crime

SEPTEMBER 5

Roy Christopher Gornall, Greenway Road, St Marychurch, Torquay. Age: 35.Between 23/12/2019 and 01/01/2020 at Exeter you contacted a female which you were prohibited from doing by a restraining order. Plea: Guilty. Remanded on unconditional bail until 18/09/2020 for pre-sentence report.

David Green, C/O Berry Head Road, Brixham. Age: 53. On 04/09/2020 At Brixham without reasonable excuse did an act, namely came within 50 metres of any property at which he is aware that the applicant is living, which you were prohibited from doing by a non-molestation order. Plea: Guilty. Fined £400.

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SEPTEMBER 7

Liam Brian Coxy Kemp, Well Street, Paignton. Age: 36. On 19/03/2020 at Exeter used towards a male threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent to cause that person, to believe that immediate unlawful violence would be used against him, by any person, or to provoke the immediate use of unlawful violence by him, whereby that person was, likely to believe that such violence would be used, or it was likely that such violence would be provoked. Plea: Guilty. On 05/05/2020 at Exeter assaulted a male by beating him. Plea: Guilty.Failed without reasonable excuse to comply with the requirements of a community order made by Exeter Magistrates Court on 16/08/2019 for possession of a bladed article; public order offence. Committed to prison for 22 weeks suspended for 18 months. Reason for custody: the defendant has a poor record of previous convictions the offences were in the public and were committed whilst on a Community Order which the defendant has breached. The Court is prepared to suspend the sentence in light of his strong personal mitigation and there is areal prospect of rehabilitation.

David John Partridge, Willow Way, Pinhoe, Exeter. Age: 53. On 16/05/2020 at Exeter insulation sheets of value belonging to persimmon construction. Plea: Guilty. On18/05/2020 at Exeter attempted to steal building materials of a value unknown belonging to Persimmon. Plea: Guilty. Conviction of an offence while a community order. Committed to prison for 22 weeks suspended for 24 months. Reason for custody: the defendant has a lengthy history for like offences and has offended whilst on two Community Orders for identical offences. Having heard a positive response to supervision from probation, the court is prepared to suspend the sentence. Unpaid work for 200 hours within the next 12 months.

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SEPTEMBER 8

Thomas William Black, Kingsteignton Road, Newton Abbot. Age: 40. On 06/09/2020 at Newton Abbot without reasonable excuse, you sent emails to a female which you were prohibited from doing by a restraining order. Plea: Guilty. Conviction of an offence while a community order. Community order made. Restraining order made.

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