Katherines man escapes jail after making threatening phone call

Crime / Sun 9th Jan 2022 pm31 01:30pm

A HARLOW man has escaped jail after making threatening phone calls.

Paul Lyons, aged 45, of Church End, Katherines, Harlow, pleaded guilty at Chelmsford magistrates court to the following.

On July 18th, 2021 at Harlow sent to another an electronic communication, namely a voice message which conveyed a threat for the purpose of causing distress or anxiety to the recipient or to any other person to whom you intended that it or its contents or nature should be communicated.

Lyons was committed to prison for nine weeks, suspended for 12 months.

His sentence was suspended as magistrate believes Lyon has “a real prospect of rehabilitation as well as impact on his elderly mother if he was given an immediate custodial sentence.

The defendant must comply with the following requirements within the supervision

Period of 12 months: Alcohol Treatment Requirement:
Have treatment for alcohol dependency by or under the direction of Phoenix Futures for 3 months.

Participate in an accredited programme for 19 days. Thinking Skills, Rehabilitation Activity Requirement:

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3 Comments for Katherines man escapes jail after making threatening phone call:

Mary lyons
2022-01-10 02:48:25

Remove this article by midday Tuesday or you will be going to court

2022-01-10 04:23:26

A guilty verdict can be published as long as the person is not a minor

Paul Lyons
2022-01-10 06:35:20

Get this slander taken down and get your facts straight please, or I’ll sue the ass out of ya