Who has appeared in court? The latest cases from the Banbury area

A Banbury man pleaded guilty to driving under the influence of ketamin and has been disqualified for three years.

Tuesday, 4th August 2020, 9:05 am
Updated Tuesday, 4th August 2020, 9:06 am
Oxford Magistrates' Court where cases from the Banbury area are heard

Jordan Dooley, 32, of Coopers Gate, Banbury pleaded guilty to driving in Warwick Road, Banbury in a VW Golf when the proportion of a controlled drug, ketamine, exceeded the specified limit, on November 15, 2019. Dooley was disqualified from driving for 36 months. He was fined £80 and ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £32 and court costs of £85.

Benjamin Coleman, 18, of Valley View, Great Bourton pleaded guilty to driving a Hyundai in Spiceball Car Park with excess cannabis in his blood. Coleman was fined £160 and ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £32 and £85 court costs. His licence was endorsed with ten points.

Harry Campbell, 19, of Macaulay Road, Rugby pleaded guilty to drink driving in a Vauxhall Corsa on Oxhey Hill, Cropredy on March 20. He had 41 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath. He was fined £130 and ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £32 and £85 court costs. His driving record was endorsed with ten points.

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Jack Barratt, 39, of McKeevor Place, Banbury pleaded guilty to assault of a woman in Banbury on July 13. He also pleaded guilty to criminal damage in breaking a pane of glass in a door on the same day. Barratt was given a 12-month conditional discharge. He was ordered to pay costs of £50 and compensation of £100.

Wayne Woodcock-Smith, 42, of Waltham Gardens, Banbury pleaded guilty to drink driving in a Ford Focus in Waltham Gardens on May 25. Woodcock-Smith had 89 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath. He was fined £230 and ordered to pay court costs of £85 and a victim surcharge of £34.Woodcock-Smith was disqualified from driving for 18 months.

Barry Edward Eddy, 53, of Usher Drive, Banbury was fined £440 for exceeding the 70mph speed limit on the M40 at Stokenchurch. His recorded speed was 94mph. Eddy was ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £44 and court costs of £85. His licence was endorsed with four points.

Connor Lewis Farley, 23, of Main Road, Middleton Cheney was fined £660 for driving a vehicle without insurance on Longelandes Way, Banbury on February 21. Farley was ordered to pay a £66 victim surcharge and £85 court costs. His driving licence was endorsed with six penalty points.

Ray Jason Rigby, 33, of Prescott Avenue, Banbury pleaded guilty to harrassment of a woman between July 14 and 15. Rigby was ordered to undertake 100 hours of unpaid work. He was also ordered to pay £100 in compensation and a victim surcharge of £34.

Cullen Partington, 27, of Bloxham Road, Banbury pleaded guilty to criminal damage to a television and domestic fittings to the value of £600 at a house in Banbury on January 18. A restraining order was imposed and Partington was fined £261. He was ordered to pay a £32 victim surcharge and £85 in court costs.

Esanu Florin, 40, of Attoxhall Road, Coventry pleaded guilty to driving a BMW without a licence or insurance in West Street, Shutford on November 7, 2019. His driving record was endorsed. Florin also pleaded guilty to failing to provide a specimen of breath for analysis at Banbury Police Station on the same day. Florin was ordered to undertake 160 hours of unpaid work. He was further ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £85 and court costs of £85. He was disqualified from holding or obtaining a driving licence for 42 months.

Alexandru Cristian Firu, 25, of Cromwell Road, Banbury was fined £660 for using a vehicle without insurance in George Street, Banbury on February 3. Firu was ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £66 and court costs of £85. His licence was endorsed with six points.