IN COURT: Who's been sentenced from Northampton, Holcot and Horton

Offences include harassment, drink-driving, assaulting a police officer and theft of a Budda statue

Thursday, 29th July 2021, 10:45 am

■ These cases were heard by Northamptonshire magistrates on July 19

Daniel Thomas Findlay, aged 30, of Overleys Court, Northampton, assaulted a police officer; fined £750, pay compensation of £50, pay a surcharge to fund victim services £75, costs of £300 to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Scott Cooke, aged 31, of Montague Crescent, Northampton, harassment; discharged conditionally for 24 months, compensation of £50, costs £85.

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Kalon Luke Farmer, aged 28, of Kingsley Road, Northampton, stole a Budda statue from The Range; community order with 80 hours unpaid work, electronic monitoring and daily curfew, surcharge £95, costs £85.

Gary Patrick Andrew McCarthy, aged 24, of Ashtree Way, Duston, possession of a small quantity of cannabis; fined £107, surcharge £34, costs £85.

Meetesh Chauhan, aged 29, of Lingswood Park, Northampton, drink-driving; fined £295, surcharge £34, costs £85, disqualified for 18 months.

Mathew Paul Masterson, aged 29, of Cliftonville Court, Northampton, drove with no insurance; drug-driving; fined £240, surcharge £32, costs £85, disqualified for 16 months.

Amine Zaid, aged 47, of Arthur Street, Northampton, drink-driving; fined £230, surcharge £34, costs £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service, disqualified for 14 months.

Iain Andrew Paterson Smith, aged 72, of Brafield Road, Horton, speeding; fined £120, surcharge £34, costs £620, three penalty points.

Joseph Reece Long, aged 26, c/o Millway, Northampton, drove with no insurance, failed to give information relating to identification of a driver suspected of an offence; fined £899, surcharge £32, costs £620, six penalty points.

■ These cases were heard on July 20

Alan Paul Smith, aged 39, of Overleys Court, Northampton, criminal damage; fined £220, surcharge £34, costs £150.

Iftene Stoleru, aged 34, of Palmerston Road, Northampton, resisted a police officer in the execution of their duty; fined £220, surcharge £34, costs £150.

Luke Day, aged 37, of Campbell Street, Northampton, assaulted a police officer; fined £300, surcharge £32, costs £320.

Alan White, aged 55, of Barnard Close, Duston, speeding; fined £146, surcharge £30, costs £85, three penalty points.

Adrian Dinu, aged 20, of Crestline Court, Northampton, failed to comply with community requirement of a suspended sentence; curfew for 18 weeks with electronic electronic monitoring, costs £60.

Simon James Gathercole, aged 40, of Moulton Road, Holcot, failed to comply with community order; new order with 100 hours unpaid work, costs £60.

Stuart John Holt, aged 36, of Park Avenue North, Abington, failed to comply with community order; fined £40, costs £60.

Robert William Franks, aged 49, of Baring Road, Northampton, failed to comply with community order; fined £100, costs £60.

Carl William Gibson, aged 34, of Newport Road, Northampton, failed to comply with supervision requirements following release from prison; fined £40, costs £60.

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