Dad, 26, in rampage after row with mrs

A father-of-two flew into a furious temper and caused almost £2,000 of damage when his girlfriend of 10 years told him he had to leave her flat.

Friday, 29th July 2016, 6:00 am
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 5:26 pm
Blackpool Magistrates Court

Lee Farrington binged on drugs and drink then attacked the property punching and kicking out.

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He damaged and smashed walls, carpets, wardrobes, and kitchen equipment at the flat on Bayside, Fleetwood.

Farrington, 26, of Windsor Terrace, Fleetwood, pleaded guilty to causing damage.

He was sentenced to a 12 months community service with up to 20 days rehabilitation to be supervised by the probation service, put on a three months curfew from 10pm to 6am and ordered to pay £500 compensation with £85 costs plus £85 victims’ surcharge by Blackpool Magistrates’ Court.