Committal for Contempt of Court in Open Court at the County Court sitting at Walsall: Vaughan

|Contempt of Court

On 2 February 2017 this Court committed Keiran Anthony Lee Vaughan in relation to Orders dated 12 September 2016 and 16 November 2016 which provided that the Defendant should not

  1. Cause or threaten to cause any nuisance or annoyance whatsoever at any time to any person living in or visiting Marklew Close, Walsall Wood or to anyone engaged in lawful activities in the locality ;
  2. Interfere with or harass in any way whatsoever at any time to any person living in or visiting Marklew Close, Walsall Wood or to anyone engaged in lawful activities in the locality ;
  3. Behave in a violent , intimidating, aggressive or threatening manner, in any way whatsoever towards anyone living in or visiting Marklew Close, Walsall Wood or to anyone engaged in lawful activities in the locality ;
  4. Enter any part of Marklew Close, Walsall Wood after the expiry of the Notice to Vacate on 18 December 2016 which you gave to the Applicant on 16 November 2016.

The Court found that following admissions made he had disobeyed/breached those Orders by

  1. By entering Marklew Close, Walsall Wood on 28 January 2017.
  2. Causing a nuisance or annoyance in Marklew Close, Walsall Wood to Clair Doherty, a resident of Marklew Close, Walsall Wood.
  3. Interfering with and harassing Clair Doherty, a resident of Marklew Close, Walsall Wood.
  4. Behaving in a violent, intimidating aggressive and threatening manner towards Clair Doherty, a resident of Marklew Close, Walsall Wood.
  5. By so acting was in breach of the Suspended Sentence of Imprisonment imposed by the Court on 16 November 2016.

And imposed the following sentence for those breaches

14 days Imprisonment concurrent for all of the above breaches.

Accordingly,  it was ordered that Keiran Anthony Lee Vaughan be committed for contempt to Her Majesty’s Prison at Hewell for a total period of 14 days or until lawfully discharged if sooner.

Mr Recorder Stephens
2 February 2017