The day in court

St Helens Magistrates' Court
St Helens Magistrates' Court

A man charged with crack cocaine is among those appearing in court.

Paul Stephen Unsworth (44): Oakfield Close, Thatto Heath - Distributed an indecent photo of a child, possession of an indecent photo of a child - Jailed for 26 weeks, suspended for two years and rehabilitation activity requirement, £80 victim surcharge, £85 costs to the Crown Prosecution Service.

Mert James Gercek (19): Knowsley Road, St Helens - Possession of crack cocaine, cannabis and diamorphine with intent to supply: Sent for trial at Liverpool Crown Court on December 8.

Cassandra Masters (25): Merton Bank Road, St Helens - Stole £37 worth of cheese from the Co-op and other theft offences, entered the Co-op on Ashton Green Drive, Parr, while prohibited from doing so by a criminal behaviour order: Jailed for 17 weeks, suspended for 12 months, £37 compensation, £85 costs to the CPS, £150 criminal courts charge.