Dad, 26, in rampage after row with mrs

Blackpool Magistrates' Court
Blackpool Magistrates' Court

A father-of-two flew into a furious temper and caused almost £2,000 of damage when his girlfriend of 10 years told him he had to leave her flat.

Lee Farrington binged on drugs and drink then attacked the property punching and kicking out.

He damaged and smashed walls, carpets, wardrobes, and kitchen equipment at the flat on Bayside, Fleetwood.

Farrington, 26, of Windsor Terrace, Fleetwood, pleaded guilty to causing damage.

He was sentenced to a 12 months community service with up to 20 days rehabilitation to be supervised by the probation service, put on a three months curfew from 10pm to 6am and ordered to pay £500 compensation with £85 costs plus £85 victims’ surcharge by Blackpool Magistrates’ Court.