APPEARING at Carmarthenshire Magistrates’ Court sitting at Llanelli Magistrates’ Court on 30/08/2018
69-year-old Emrys Thomas Phillips of Lon Las, St Clears
The court heard that on 26/07/2018 at Carmarthen Phillips intentionally touched a woman aged 16 or over without consent Contrary to section 3 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003.
The court also heard that on 01/08/2018 at Llanelli Phillips failed without reasonable cause to surrender to custody at Llanelli Magistrates’ Court, having been released on bail in criminal proceedings on 28/07/2018 at Llanelli Magistrates’ Court Contrary to section 6(1) of the Bail Act 1976
Taking the defendant’s guilty plea into account for the first offence Phillips was committed to prison for 12 weeks and ordered to pay compensation of £100, a victim surcharge of £115 and costs of £150. For the second offence Phillips was sentenced to 7 days in prison.
39-year-old Christopher James of Coleshill Terrace, Llanelli
The court heard that on 10/06/18 at Ammanford, a sample having been taken from Mr James under section 63B of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 and analysis of that sample revealed that a Class A drug, namely opiates, may be present in his body, and that he failed to attend an initial assessment to establish whether he was dependant upon or had a propensity to misuse a Class A drug Contrary to section 12(3) and (4) of the Drugs Act 2005.
James was fined £33 and ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £30.
22-year-old Henry James Keith Every of Brynhyfryd, Burry Port
The court heard that on 15/08/2018 at Burry Port Every drove a motor vehicle on a road, namely Pembrey Rd, after consuming so much alcohol that the proportion of it in his breath, namely 54 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, exceeded the prescribed limit Contrary to section 5(1)(a) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and Schedule 2 to the Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988.
Taking his guilty plea into account Every was fined £300 and ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £30 and costs of £85. Every was also disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 12 month(s).
30 year-old Martin Malar of Avis Terrace, Llanelli
The court heard that on 15th August 2018 at Llanelli, Malar stole a handbag, purse and contents including £40 in cash Contrary to section 1(1) and 7 of the Theft Act 1968.
Malar was also charged with on 15th August 2018 at Llanelli committing fraud by dishonestly making a false representation, namely using a stolen Visa debit card, intending to make a
gain, namely the purchase of a pink T-shirt, for himself.
Furthermore the court heard that on 15th August 2018 at Llanelli Malar committed fraud in that he dishonestly made a false representation, namely presenting a stolen Visa debit card, intending to
make a gain, namely attempting to purchase food items, for himself Contrary to sections 1 and 2 of the Fraud Act 2006
Taking his guilty plea into account Malar was ordered to pay compensation of £55, a victim surcharge of £85 and costs of £85. He was also made the subject of a community order and must complete 80 hours of supervised unpaid work within the next 12 months.
24-year-old Rhys Richard Williams of Heol Nazareth, Pontyates
The court heard that on 07/05/2018 at Carmarthen, Williams stole a 55 inch Panasonic television of a value unknown Contrary to section 1(1) and 7 of the Theft Act 1968.
Taking into account the defendant’s guilty plea he was fined £120 and ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £30 and costs of £85.