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Gary Mulhall, 19, of Richdale Avenue, Kirton Lindsey, has been sentenced after he pleaded guilty to a drug possession charge, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court was told on September 4.

The court was told how Mulhall admitted having a quantity of class A drug diamorphine in Greetwell Road, Lincoln on May 13.

He has been fined £40 and ordered to pay a £180 criminal courts charge, £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service and a £20 victim surcharge.

Allen Casey

Allen Casey, 27, of Woodlanes Lane, Market Rasen, has had a charge against him withdrawn, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court was told on September 24.

Mr Casey had been charged with boarding a train in non compulsory ticket area without a valid ticket between Market Rasen and Lincoln, on March 31.

Magistrates heard how this charge has been withdrawn. Mr Casey had not entered a plea.

Ellen Strachan

Ellen Strachan, 24, of Willingham Road, Market Rasen, has been fined for boarding a train in non compulsory ticket area without a valid ticket, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court was told on September 24.

Magistrates heard how the incident happened between Market Rasen and Lincoln on May 13.

The case was proved by magistrates’ in Strachan’s absence.

She had not entered a plea.

Strachan has been fined £220.

She has been ordered to pay a £150 criminal courts charge, £135 court costs, £22 victim surcharge and £6.20 compensation.

Thomas Wicklen

Thomas Wicklen, 22, of Coronation Road, Market Rasen, has had a charge against him withdrawn, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court was told on September 24.

The court was told how Mr Wicklen had been accused of boarding a train in non compulsory ticket area without a valid ticket between Lincoln and Market Rasen on April 28.

Magistrates heard how Mr Wicklen had not entered a plea and that the charge has now been withdrawn.

Ian King

Ian King, 65, of Dale View, Caistor, has pleaded not guilty to an assault charge, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court was told on September 24.

The court was told how Mr King has been accused of assaulting a woman by beating her.

It allegedly happened in Market Rasen on August 7, the magistrates heard.

He has entered a not guilty plea.

Mr King has been given conditional bail until December 11 when he is due to stand trial at Lincoln Magistrates’ Court.

The case has been adjourned.

Barbara Earnshaw

Barbara Earnshaw, 67, of South View, Moor Road, Walesby, has been sentenced for drink driving, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court was told on October 1.

Magistrates heard how Earnshaw pleaded guilty to driving a Suzuki vehicle when she was more than one-and-a-half times of the the legal limit.

A test showed Earnshaw had 58 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath.

The incident happened in Linwood Road, Market Rasen on June 5, the court was told.

Earnshaw has been banned from driving for 12 months and fined £120.

She has been ordered to pay a £150 criminal courts charge, £40 to the Crown Prosecution Service and a £20 victim surcharge.

Michael Spencley

Michael, Spencley, 59, of Manor Cottages, Kingerby, has pleaded not guilty to a charge under section 44 of the Mental Capacity Act 2005, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court was told on October 1.

Magistrates heard how carer Mr Spencley is accused of ill-treating or wilfully neglecting a person who lacked, or who he reasonably believed to lack, mental capacity.

The offence is alleged to have happened in Market Rasen on July 5.

Mr Spencley has pleaded not guilty to the charge.

Magistrates sent the case to Lincoln Crown Court where he will stand trial.

Mr Spencley has been given conditional bail.

He must not contact the alleged victim or enter Glengariff Nursing Home in Market Rasen.

He is due to appear at Lincoln Crown Court for a pre-trial hearing on October 15, the court was told.

The case has been adjourned.

Jack Wright

Jack Wright, 20, of Heath Road, Dunholme, has been sentenced after he pleaded guilty to two offences, Lincoln Magistrates’ Court was told on October 2.

The court was told how Wright admitted resisting a constable in the execution of his duty and assaulting a constable causing her actual bodily harm.

Both incidents happened in Lincoln on August 2, magistrates heard.

In relation to the ABH charge, Wright has been given a community order with a two-month curfew with electronic monitoring.

He has been ordered to pay £400 compensation, a £180 criminal courts charge, £85 to the Crown Prosecution Service and a £60 victim surcharge.

There was no separate penalty for the resisting a constable offence, the court heard.