Axminster man accused of breaching restraining order

PUBLISHED: 16:05 28 July 2010

Central Devon Magistrates' Court, Exeter.

Central Devon Magistrates' Court, Exeter.

Archant

AN AXMINSTER man has appeared in court accused of harassing a woman for several months.

AN AXMINSTER man has appeared in court accused of harassing a woman for several months.

Darren Nigel Barnes, 41, of Brunenburg Way, allegedly made unwanted phone calls and sent text messages to Sandra Holden, which he was prohibited from doing by a restraining order.

Central Devon Magistrates’ Court imposed the restraining order on October 30, 2009. Barnes is alleged to have continued contact up until January this year.

His case has been adjourned until August 9. He has been released on bail on the condition he does not contact Ms Holden and that he resides at Brunenburg Way.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Midweek Herald. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Midweek Herald