A Burton man has admitted drink-driving in the car park of a McDonald's restaurant. He was among the latest criminals to have their cases dealt with at Cannock Magistrates' Court:
A man admitted drink-driving. Ben Bowley, 24, of Shannon Approach, Burton, admitted driving a Citroen van in McDonald's, Tamworth, on June 30, with 55 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath. The legal limit is 35 microgrammes. He has been fined £120 and ordered to pay £135 court costs and a £30 victim surcharge. He was banned from driving for 12 months.
A man has admitted assaulting a woman. Matthew Stringer, 39, of Vancouver Drive, Winshill, admitted assaulting a woman in Burton on July 13. He has been made the subject of a 12-month community order. He was fined £30 and ordered to pay £60 compensation, £105 court costs and a £85 victim surcharge.
A man was caught without insurance. It was proved via the single justice procedure that Robert Dolman, 36, of Bladon Street, Winshill, used a Hyundai Coupe without insurance in Derby Road, Burton, on December 21.
He has been fined £660 with £85 court costs and a £66 victim surcharge. He has been banned from driving for 12 months.