Search

Man, 42, sentenced to 30 months in prison for Rainham assault and carrying a pruning knife in public

15:14 17 February 2014

A 42-year-old-man has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for two counts of assault and for having a knife in a public place, in Rainham.

On Friday (February 14) Scott Fallows, of Mortlock Court, Whitta Road, Manor Park, was sentenced to two years in prison for the first count of assault by beating and another six months for a second.

In the hearing at Snaresbrook Crown Court, Fallows was sentenced to anther six month for carrying a pruning knife in a public place but the judge ordered this to be served concurrently with his other sentences.

The incidents all took place in Belmont Crescent in August.

He had also been charged with rape but the judge ordered for it to lie on file.

Fallows pleaded not guilty to all charges.

Latest News Stories

12:00
Members of the SYM (Stubbers Young Mariners) Sailing Club. Picture: SYM Sailing Club

Sailing enthusiasts and beginners alike are encouraged to join a weekly club.

10:00
Jade (back, centre) and the rest of the Havering Majorettes

A primary school teacher who spends her spare time twirling batons has won a national competition.

Yesterday, 15:24
The building that will become Upminster Tap Room. Picture: Google Maps

Cask ale connoisseurs will be raising a glass after the borough’s first micropub was given the go ahead today.

Yesterday, 13:06
Recorder Hustings for Romford MP candidates at Havering College

In 20 days, polling centres will open their doors welcoming the country to cast its votes in what is looking to be the closest election in a generation.

Most read news

News from your area

WW100

Click on the banner above for full coverage of the centenary commemorations of the outbreak of the First World War.

Competitions

Glen Moray whiskey could be winging its way to you.

The Glen Moray Classic is a classic Speyside single malt and forms the starting point for the Classic Range.

Seasons 1-4 on Blu-ray, as well as a shiny new Sony Blu-ray player could be coming your way!

To celebrate the fifth series of George RR Martin and HBO’s epic fantasy Game of Thrones, Ladbrokes is giving away a series one to four Blu-ray box set along with a Sony Blu-ray player to one lucky winner!

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Romford Recorder e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24


Our trusted business finder