Woman fined £330 for being over the limit and for assault

A WOMAN caught over the limit was fined £330 after also assaulting a woman.

Saturday, 13th January 2018, 11:06 am
Updated Saturday, 13th January 2018, 11:20 am
Portsmouth Magistrates' Court
Portsmouth Magistrates' Court

Emily Alden-Court, 20, of Church Road, Locks Heath, admitted assault by beating and being in charge of a vehicle while over the limit on July 3 last year.

Portsmouth magistrates heard she had 71 microgrammes of alcohol in 100 millilitres of breath, more than double the 35 limit.

Magistrates imposed 10 points on her licence.

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She must pay £90 to the assault victim, £100 prosecution costs and a £30 victim surcharge.

She was caught at Locks Heath Centre car park in charge of a Vauxhall car.

Her guilty plea was taken into consideration when she was sentenced.