6th July 2015
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Posts tagged with Lerwick Sheriff Court

Man fined for Thule assault
02/07/2015, by in Headlines, News

A visiting gas plant worker has been fined £800 after embarking on an "all too familiar" story of getting drunk and making a fool of himself.Usually teetotal Caolan McFeely, 30, of Marlborough Road in Londonderry took to the drink to mark his imminent marriage in August.But he assaulted a m... Read more...

Man admits using glass in bar assault
08/06/2015, by in Headlines, News

A man has admitted hitting his assault victim on the head with a glass during a night out in a Lerwick pub.Graham Maconnachie, 43, whose address was given as Glasgow's Craigbo Court, overreacted when he was offended by comments made by the man during some bar-room banter.He acted in "the hea... Read more...

Seven and a half months for wife beater
27/05/2015, by in News

A man is beginning a seven-and-a-half-month prison sentence after he admitted assaulting his wife.Ricardo Kortram, 49, of North Road in Lerwick, was previously remanded after he pleaded guilty to several charges.Kortram had been due to appear in the dock last month after being charged with c... Read more...