Drunk Kirkham women in third police assault this year

Blackpool Magistrates Court
Blackpool Magistrates Court
Share this article

A woman committed her third assault on police officer this year, Blackpool magistrates heard.

Jay Barrington, 29,of Avenham Place, Kirkham admitted assaulting an officer and criminal damage to a shop door worth £150.

She was given an eight week suspended jail term.

READ MORE>>> Monday's round-up of cases at Blackpool Magistrates' Court

She must undertake 20 days rehabilitation, pay £150 compensation for the glass door damage and £100 compensation to the police officer.

Sentencing her District Judge Chris Johnson said: ”Your behaviour is like something like a wild thing with three assaults on police inside a year.”

The judge was told by Andy Robinson, prosecuting, that Barrington was very drunk when she stormed out of shop who refused her a bottle of wine.”