The following local cases were dealt with by magistrates sitting in Loughborough on September 16, 18, 23 and 30:
Lindsey Fisher (28), of Edendale Road, Melton, pleaded guilty to assaulting two police officers in the execution of their duty in Buttermere Close, Melton, on July 25. Fisher was made subject of a one year community order, ordered to pay £80 compensation and a £150 criminal courts charge.
John Beedie (23), of Bentley Street, Melton, pleaded guilty to driving with excess alcohol, without insurance and otherwise than in accordance with a licence on Bramley Close, Melton, on September 4. Beedie was found to have 65 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of his breath. The legal limit is 35mcg. He was banned from driving for 18 months which may be reduced by 20 weeks if he completes a course. Beedie was also fined £520, must pay a £150 criminal courts charge, £85 costs and a £26 victim surcharge.
William Healiss (27), of Thorpe Road, Melton, pleaded guilty to stealing electrical chargers from the town’s Halfords store on July 22 and a electrical razor from Melton’s Boots store on July 20. He was discharged conditionally for 12 months, must pay £250 compensation, a £180 criminal courts charge, £40 costs and a £15 victim surcharge.
Ryan Mawson (21), of Burton Road, Melton, was found guilty of driving without a seat belt on Sherrard Street, Melton, on December 18, and failing to comply with the no entry sign at its junction with Windsor Street. Mawson, who had pleaded not guilty to the offences was fined £220, must pay £60 costs and a £20 victim surcharge.
Philip Lee (49), of Main Street, Asfordby, pleaded guilty to speeding on the A60 London Road in Nottingham on September 21, 2014. He was fined £80 and must pay a £20 victim surcharge.
Andrew Batsford (32), of Pinfold Gate, Loughborough, pleaded guilty to stealing boxer shorts and socks from Melton’s Sainsbury’s store on August 29. He was discharged conditionally for 12 months, must pay a £150 criminal courts charge and £18 compensation.
Jason Lovett (39), of Netherhall Road, Leicester, pleaded guilty to failing without reasonable excuse to provide a specimen of breath for analysis when suspected of being in charge of a vehicle in Melton on September 3. He was fined £150, must pay a £150 criminal courts charge, £85 costs and a £20 victim surcharge. His licence was also endorsed with 10 penalty points.