Man admits attacking woman and damaging Housing Hartlepool property


A MAN has admitted assaulting a woman.

Stuart Gordon appeared at Hartlepool Magistrates’ Court and pleaded guilty to assaulting a woman by beating her on November 16 last year.

The 23-year-old also admitted criminal damage to an internal door belonging to Housing Hartlepool between November 1 and November 17 last year.

Chairman of the bench Keith Gorton adjourned sentencing Gordon for the preparation of a pre-sentence report by the Probation Service.

The case was adjourned until May 1 and the defendant, from Runciman Road, Hartlepool, was released on bail.