Eastbourne woman ordered to do community work after shouting at and threatening another woman

Court news. NNL-170524-154443005
Court news. NNL-170524-154443005

A 57 year old woman has been ordered to complete 80 hours of unpaid community service after being found guilty of shouting at another woman and threatening her outside her home.

Marcia McPherson, 57, of Ashington Road, Eastbourne, was sentenced at Hastings Magistrates Court on November 16.

She was found guilty of harassing another woman by attending her home address on two occasions, shouting, threatening and causing her to feel harassed and distressed. The offence took place at Bourne Street, Eastbourne on April 7. The court made a community order with a requirement of 80 hours of unpaid work.

Magistrates also issued a restraining order prohibiting her from contacting the victim.

She was ordered to pay £600 in prosecution costs.