Fine for fish butcher

A WHITBY man who destroyed two fish tanks and a quantity of fish was fined £300 by Scarborough Magistrates’ Court last Wednesday.

27-year-old David Webley of Normanby Terrace pleaded guilty to destroying the fish tanks and fish as well as ornaments, a coffee pot and a small black table at his home address.

He was also charged with causing £95 of damage to the ceiling of the property.

The incident occurred on 6 May and Mr Webley was ordered to pay a total of £545, including £50 compensation to Lynn Cross, of the same address, and £95 to Leeds and Yorkshire Housing Association.