Home   News   Article

Ryhall engineer admits punching man during Stamford brawl




Grantham Magistrates Court
Grantham Magistrates Court

An engineer ended up in court after going to the aid of a friend who was set upon by a group of men in a Stamford Street.

Nicholas Mark Ferreira, 26, of St Eabba’s Close, Ryhall, pleaded guilty to using threatening words or behaviour in Red Lion Street on June 26.

Prosecuting, Daniel Paulson said Ferreira’s friend was attacked in the street by a group of men at 1am. Ferreira intervened and was hit several times. He then punched one of the men. His victim did not make a statement but Ferriera admitted it was him when CCTV evidence was presented to him.

Defending, Lisa Elkington said Ferreira fully cooperated with the police. Ferreira said he was “upset and embarrassed” that he had been assaulted and had suffered a cut lip.

Grantham magistrates fined Ferriera £400 and ordered him to pay a victim surcharge of £40, costs of £85 and a court charge of £150.



COMMENTS
()


Iliffe Media does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.

 

Terms of Comments

We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules.

If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here.

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More