The Leader team covers a wide range of cases at our area's Crown and Magistrates Courts each week.

Here's a roundup of some of the cases we have covered this week in case you missed them.

 

Wrexham man who killed grandmother has sentence delayed

The Leader: Mold CourtMold Court

This young man was due to be sentenced after he admitted manslaughter at a previous hearing.

But it was decided that further advice was needed before court could proceed to sentence.

More information about this case can be found here.

 


Flintshire men in court after illegal cockle poaching

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Police caught these men unloading cockles from a boat onto a slipway in Flintshire.
The operation resulted in two seizures of cockles weighing three tons with a market value of between £9,000-£10,500.
More information about this story can be found here.

 


Depraved Wrexham paedophile assaulted young boy, court told

The Leader: Robert Adam Williams (Image: North Wales Police)Robert Adam Williams (Image: North Wales Police)

This man was found to have more than 75,000 indecent images on his devices, which a Judge describes as "amongst the most depraved."
He was also convicted of assaulting a young boy almost two decades ago.
Further details on this story can be found here.

 


Wrexham man in court after stealing garden furniture

The Leader: Tesco in Mold and Spar in Rhosddu Road (Images: Google)Tesco in Mold and Spar in Rhosddu Road (Images: Google)

This defendant admitted a series of thefts from town centre shops.
More information on this case can be found here.

 

 

Latest Wrexham and Flintshire motoring offences before the court

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From speeding to driving uninsured, here's our latest roundup of the motoring crimes dealt with by the courts.

More information on this story can be found here.

 

Pair took alcohol worth £3,500 in Wrexham pub burglary

The Leader: The Kings Mills Pub in Wrexham and, inset, Wrexham Magistrates CourtThe Kings Mills Pub in Wrexham and, inset, Wrexham Magistrates Court

These burglars were found in the street with bags full of booze.

A court heard the alcohol they took was worth thousands of pounds.

To find out more about this story, click here.

 

Gwersyllt man in court over cannabis and cocaine possession

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A district Judge told this man the amount of cannabis in his property was "beyond what could be expected for personal usage."

You can find out the punishment he received here.

 

 

Wrexham man avoids jail after admitting stalking former wife

The Leader: A phone (Image: Pixabay) and, inset, Mold CourtA phone (Image: Pixabay) and, inset, Mold Court

Police discovered that after separating from his wife, this man searched "how to hire hitmen" and "life insurance."

He "continuously harassed" the complainant by appearing near where she was staying and making repeated attempts to reach out to her via social networking sites.

To find out more about this story, click here.

 

 

Suspended sentence for Chirk woman who had knife in town

The Leader: A knife (Image: Pixabay)A knife (Image: Pixabay)

This woman alarmed members of the public when she was spotted carrying an eight inch blade around in Wrexham.

She'd been before the court for a similar offence just months earlier - in which she was found near a railway line with a steak knife.

More details on this case can be found here.