A bitter ex-boyfriend told his former accomplice he “felt like stabbing her” during a spate of threatening messages.
Frankie Lloyd was fuelled by “blind anger” over his relationship breakdown when he told his former accomplice he would kick her door down, smash up her dwelling, slash her tyres and rent a locksmith if she would not let him into her Gosforth dwelling
The 26-year-old then turned up on the woman’s tackle on November 16 after sending her a textual content saying “I feel like stabbing you”, a courtroom was told.
Lloyd, previously of Gosforth however now of no mounted abode, was heard asking for cash earlier than the sufferer referred to as the police and he was arrested.
And now he is been given an 18-month neighborhood order and made to do 150 hours of unpaid work after he pleaded responsible to a malicious communications offence at North Tyneside Magistrates’ Court.
Sentencing him, District Judge Paul Currer mentioned: “This was a really appalling offence of its kind.
“It was nasty and malicious and fuelled by your full blind anger at not getting your individual approach.
“You have a stage of immaturity characterised by you dropping your mood if issues do not go your approach.
“You appear to suppose you’ll kind issues out by going again to this girl’s home – you’ll not. This is so severe, it crosses the neighborhood threshold.”
The courtroom heard that it was on November 16 this 12 months that Lloyd began bombarding his ex-girlfriend with the messages.
Jonathan Hanratty, prosecuting, mentioned: “There’s an argument between the pair over the break-up of the connection.
“Over the course of the evening, the defendant sends numerous textual content messages, together with threats to kick in her door.
“One message learn “F*** off, I actually feel like stabbing you. I’m going to smash you gaff up”. “
Mr Hanratty mentioned the opposite messages included threats to throw all her belongings over her balcony, to break her automotive and slash her tyres and to rent a locksmith to let himself in.
But, when Lloyd did truly flip up on the sufferer’s tackle, the police have been referred to as and he was arrested.
John Brown, defending, mentioned he apologised for his actions and was prepared to pay any monetary penalty or compensation as he had made a declare for Universal Credit.
As effectively because the neighborhood order, Lloyd was made topic of a two-year restraining order, which banned him from contacting his sufferer or attending her tackle.