RECENT cases dealt with by Taunton Magistrates' Courts include:

Jack Shaun McNeill, 29, of The Centre, Weston-super-Mare, used threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour, assault of an emergency worker, damaged an ambulance, damaged police cell, eight weeks in jail, £405 compensation (G)

Brandon-Lee Marley Davis, 22, Ellen Close, North Petherton, driving without due care and attention, 200 fine, 32 victim surcharge, 85 costs, five points on license (G)

(G) denotes guilt plea or admits offence. Details supplied by the courts.