A CONSTRUCTION worker who attacked his girlfriend has been warned by a judge he may be jailed.
Terrance Baker, 29, of Maltkiln House, Blackpool Old Road, Little Eccleston, near Kirkham, pleaded guilty to two offences of assault.
He also admitted damaging a wall and a radiator at his girlfriend’s caravan at Singleton on Saturday.
Baker was remanded in custody to November 22 for pre-sentence reports by District Judge Pamela Baldwin sitting at Blackpool Magistrates’ Court.
The judge told Baker: “It was absolute sheer luck the injuries were not more serious.”
Keith Kirkham, prosecuting said the defendant carried out a sustained attack over a prolonged period of time.
Baker slapped and punched his girlfriend and put his hands round her throat.
Alan Godwin, defending, said his client had a lack of memory about what happened. The victim believed Baker had a drink problem, the court was told.