Thornton woman could not control temper

A 53-year-old woman lashed out and cut open her partner's cheek with her fingernail.

Monday, 11th December 2017, 10:25 am
Updated Monday, 11th December 2017, 10:30 am
Blackpool magistrates court

Sharon Brook, of Devonshire Avenue, Thornton, admitted assault when she appeared before Blackpool Magistrates.

The court heard she had a previous conviction for the same offence.

The court heard that Brook had trouble controlling her temper if she drank.

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She was ordered to do 30 days rehabilitation, 40 hours unpaid work and was fined £150.

Adrian Hollamby, prosecuting, said the couple had gone out drinking but split up.

Brook walked home and her partner took a cab.

This prompted a confrontation and Brook hit out and police were called.