12th November 2019
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Posts tagged with Lerwick Sheriff Court

Bail breach leads to stint in custody

Bail breach leads to stint in custody

04/11/2019, by in News

A man who breached bail conditions by phoning a woman he is forbidden from contacting has been remanded in custody. Martin Olejniczak, of Hill Grind, Lerwick, will remain behind bars until Thursday after he admitted the breach. Procurator fiscal Duncan MacKenzie said that the 41-year-old had b... Read more...

Man is fined for having knuckle dusters

Man is fined for having knuckle dusters

07/10/2019, by in Headlines, News

A man has been left £200 out of pocket after he was discovered carrying a pair of knuckle dusters. Arend Mckenna, 41, of Hammersgarth, Mossbank, admitted having the offensive weapon on the A970 in Brae. The incident happened shortly before 2am on Sunday morning. Police arrived on the scene... Read more...

Man denied bail

Man denied bail

24/09/2019, by in News, ST Online

A man guilty of behaving in a threatening and abusive manner towards his pregnant partner will spend at least a month behind bars. Sheriff Ian Cruickshank refused to grant bail to 51-year-old Norman Donald after he pleaded guilty to the charge at Lerwick Sheriff Court. Donald, of Leaside, Mos... Read more...

Man denied bail

Man denied bail

26/08/2019, by in News, ST Online

A man accused of breaching bail conditions will remain behind bars until a trial next month. Martin Olejniczak, of Hill Grind, Lerwick, denied two charges when he appeared from custody at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Monday. The 41-year-old admitted a third charge, pleading guilty to throwing a cu... Read more...

Woman accused of assault

Woman accused of assault

07/06/2019, by in Headlines, News, ST Online

A woman has appeared from custody at Lerwick Sheriff Court charged with assault. Kim Hogarth, 49, of Ladies Mire, Brae, is accused of carrying out the offence between February and June. The case against her was continued without plea until 3rd July. She was released on bail. Read more...