St Ives student in court for assault

09:44 06 February 2014

St Ives student in court for assault.

St Ives student in court for assault.

Archant

A St Ives student apologised to his victim via Facebook after punching him in his head several times after an 18th birthday party, Huntingdon magistrates were told.

Adam Guitart, 18, of Pettis Road, attacked Jon Whitworth near the Burgess Hall in St Ives on December 13 last year, after his shoulder was pushed from behind when two groups confronted each other on the way to the town centre.

Elaine Havord, mitigating, said Guitart sent his victim a message on Facebook to apologise later that night.

Yesterday (Tuesday), Guitart, who last August was given a conditional caution for assault, admitted assault. He was fined £100, ordered to pay £100 compensation to Mr Whitworth and pay £85 costs and £20 victim surcharge.

09:38
Police raid A14 car wash, at Swavesey,

Three men have been arrested on suspicion of labour exploitation after police raided a car wash off the A14 near Cambridge last night (Monday).

Yesterday, 17:05
Rev Stephen Talbot

A former police chaplain has admitted making and possessing indecent images of children.

Yesterday, 13:04
Cambridge Crown Court.

A Huntingdon man will go on trial at Cambridge Crown Court after he today (Monday) pleaded not guilty to murder, one count of causing actual bodily harm and five counts of possessing and supplying drugs.

Yesterday, 12:25
The armed raid in progress in Cromwell Drive, Hinchingbrooke Park.

A man was stabbed at a property in Huntingdon yesterday (Sunday).

”Calendar"/

Most read stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Hunts Post e-edition today E-edition