Baton-wielding man smashed Grantham shop window
Grantham area defendants brought before magistrates recently include:
John Peter Arnold, 39, of no fixed address: admits stealing a bottle of whisky worth £25 from Sainsbury’s on March 15, and stealing two bottles of Disaronno worth £36 from Sainsbury’s on the same date. He was committed to prison for 12 weeks suspended for 12 months and ordered to pay £61 in compensation.
David Colin Lilley, 42, of Grantley Street, Grantham: admits stealing groceries worth £150 from Morrisons in Newark on December 4, 2019; stealing groceries worth £59.72 from the same supermarket on October 10, 2019; and stealing groceries worth £100 from Morrisons again on December 7, 2019. He was made the subject of a community order including a 14-day curfew with electronic monitoring and ordered to pay £300 in compensation.
Michael David Burkitt, 34, of Westgate, Grantham: admits failing to comply with the requirements of a community order by failing to attend unpaid work appointments on November 28 and December 12, 2020. He was fined £100 and ordered to pay £60 costs.
Sarah Leah Southam, 71, of Alford Street, Grantham: admits driving a Volkswagen Scirocco in Manthorpe Road, Grantham, with 81 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath - the legal limit is 35mcg. She was fined £304, ordered to pay a £34 victim surcharge and banned from driving for 20 months.
Dominic Arthur Robert Kelly, 29, of New Beacon Road, Grantham: admits assaulting a female by beating in Grantham on August 15, 2020, and criminal damage to a window on the same date. He was made the subject of a community order including taking part in a ‘building better relationships’ programme and ordered to pay a £95 victim surcharge and £85 costs.
Cain Richard Lucas Gallagher, 19, of Huntingtower Road, Grantham: admits damaging a window worth £175 belonging to South Kesteven District Council on July 21, 2020. He was discharged conditionally for 12 months and ordered to pay £175 in compensation.
Lucasz Ptaszny, 37, of Meadowdale Crescent, Grantham: admits driving a Vauxhall Insignia in Northcliffe Road, Grantham, with 70mcg of alcohol in 100ml of breath, on March 13. He also admits driving without insurance. He was fined £250, ordered to pay a £34 victim surcharge and £85 costs and banned from driving for 20 months.
Brandon Allan Ruffles, 21, of Dexter Avenue, Grantham: admits sending a Facebook message to a male which conveyed a threat for the purpose of causing distress or anxiety, on July 12, 2020. He was fined £160 and ordered to pay a £34 victim surcharge and £85 costs.
Robert Paul Simpson, 51, of Welham Street, Grantham: guilty of driving a Suzuki vehicle in Barrowby Road while not wearing a seatbelt, on August 22, 2020. He was fined £220 and ordered to pay a £34 victim surcharge and £90 costs.
Lee Mark Caldwell, 34, of Wroxall Drive, Grantham: admits having in his possession an offensive weapon, namely a baton, in the Spar shop in Bridge End Road, Grantham, on September 22, 2020, and damaging a shop window on the same date. He was committed to prison for 24 weeks suspended for 12 months and ordered to pay £200 in compensation, a £128 victim surcharge and £85 costs.
Edita Klinaviciene, 33, of Shaw Road, Grantham: admits failing to provide a specimen of breath for analysis when suspected of committing a crime, in Harlaxton Road, Grantham, on January 30. She was fined £633, ordered to pay a £63 victim surcharge and £85 costs and banned from driving for 18 months.
Dean Simmons, 42, of Brewery Hill, Grantham: admits assaulting a male by beating in Grantham on December 23, 2020, and committing a further offence during the period of a suspended sentence for offences of harassment. Simmons was fined £126 and ordered to pay a £34 victim surcharge and £85 costs.
Wayne Kirby Doughty, 45, of the Travelodge at Gonerby Moor, Grantham: admits stealing steaks from Iceland on March 23, and three counts of entering retail premises which were prohibited by an order, namely Sainsbury’s, Boyes and Iceland, on March 20 and 23. He was ordered to pay £30 in compensation. Detention was deemed already served by way of time already spent in custody.