Victim knocked ‘flying into the air’ by driver ‘consumed with temper and drink’

December 23, 2015 Spilsby Online 0

A man mowed down a pub customer after losing his temper following a bar room argument, a court heard. Jason Wells accelerated and drove his vehicle straight into Paul Downes who was thrown onto the bonnet. Lincoln Crown Court was told that Mr Downes was then dragged under the wheels of the car as Wells drove straight over him. Caroline Bradley, prosecuting, said the incident happened outside the George Hotel in Spilsby minutes after Wells […]

Man admits Spilsby robbery and possessing machete

November 4, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

A Spilsby man has admitted a charge of robbery when he appeared before Lincoln Crown Court on Monday. Dean Millington, 35, of High Street, Spilsby, pleaded guilty at Lincoln Crown Court on November 3 to robbing Bridget Lloyd of a handbag and contents on October 17.  He also admitted possessing a machete in Post Office Lane, Spilsby, on the same date. Judge John Pini QC remanded Millington in custody and adjourned the hearing to a date […]