Rasen man assaults Councillor

A TOWN Councillor was awarded £100 compensation after being assaulted in Market Rasen.

Stephen Drayton, 46, of Coronation Road, Market Rasen pleaded guilty at Lincoln Magistrates Court to assaulting Coun David Strachan and was ordered to pay a £90 fine, £100 compensation, £15 surcharge and £85 CPS costs.

The incident happened in the town’s Market Place on May 18, 2011 and Drayton appeared in court on July 14.