IN THE COURTS
Cases dealt with at Leicester Magistrates' Court include:
Suleman Abbas (26), of Mere Road, Spinney Hills, Leicester, pleaded guilty to stealing a gaming console and food worth £359.59 from Tesco, with another person, on December 24.
He also pleaded guilty to possessing Class A drug methadone and Class B drug cannabis, on October 19.
He was placed under a supervision order for a year.
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Thomas Finn (22), of Anstey Lane, Beaumont Leys, Leicester, pleaded guilty to assaulting a woman on September 12.
He was ordered to pay her £450 compensation and given a 10-week prison sentence, which was suspended for a year.
Raghda Ghesen (35), of Barclay Street, Narborough Road, Leicester, was found guilty, after pleading not guilty, to failing to stop after a road accident in Stuart Street, Leicester, in which damage was caused to another vehicle, on April 16, 2012.
She was also found guilty of failing to report an accident and of driving without a licence.
Ghesen pleaded guilty to giving false information to gain car insurance on March 22, saying she had a full UK licence.
She was ordered to carry out 120 hours of unpaid work in the community and was fined £200.
She also had eight points put on her licence.
Katie Bassett (26), of Sheffield Street, Narborough Road, Leicester, pleaded guilty to assaulting a man on December 21.
She was ordered to pay the victim £50 compensation and was fined £50.
Chiragkishan Jitendra Joshi (22), of Badminton Road, off Melton Road, Leicester, pleaded guilty to stealing a fuel card from a car on July 3.
He also pleaded guilty to fraudulently obtaining fuel worth £103 by using the card on the same day.
Joshi was ordered to report to an attendance centre for 30 hours and pay £103 compensation. He was also ordered to pay £50 costs.