Hastings man sentenced for stalking a woman

A local man who followed a woman in his car was guilty of harassment according to a court document.

Brett Smith, 33, of Filsham Road, St Leonards, pleaded guilty to harassment of a woman which amounted to stalking by sending her messages, attending her road and following her in his car.

Court news. NNL-160706-163936001

Court news. NNL-160706-163936001

The offence took place at Hastings on January 1. 
He also pleaded guilty to being in possession of a quantity of cannabis at Hastings on the same date. The court made a community order with a requirement of 50 hours of unpaid work. 
Magistrates issued a restraining order and ordered him to pay £300 in prosecution costs.

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