Community order for woman who sent offensive messages

A MARKET Rasen woman found guilty of sending offensive messages has been given a 12-month community order, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court heard.

Rachael Winston, 31, of Pasture Lane sent an offensive message by a public communication network on April 14, 2011 and twice on April 20, 2011.

Winston was ordered to pay £260 court costs and has been given a restraining order.

She was found guilty of the offences in her absence at a previous hearing on January 19.