A spurned lover bombarded his secret girlfriend with a whole lot of texts and calls when she dumped him after he allegedly turned violent throughout a lodge tryst.
Jobless divorcee Mahinur Hasib, 33, phoned the woman as much as 30 occasions a day in a bid to reclaim her affections – however failed, a courtroom heard.
Hasib, of Westbourne Avenue, Bensham, Gateshead, has now been handed a 12-month neighborhood order and warned to keep away from her for 2 years beneath the phrases of a restraining order.
Prosecutor Rehana Haque instructed South Tyneside Magistrates’ Court : “They have been in a relationship from April 2020 to November.
“The relationship turned bitter after he grew to become controlling.
“She ended the connection when there was an incident of violence at a Travelodge in Washington.
“He grabbed her and precipitated bruising. She did not report it however ended the connection.
“She was then bombarded with calls and texts from him. Some calls have been from a withheld quantity, however she knew that they have been from him.
“She acquired a whole lot of missed calls, generally as much as 30 a day, and there have been 50 textual content messages asking her to contact him.
“She says that she resides in worry.”
The courtroom heard Hasib’s harassment included calling the sufferer’s mom on New Year’s Eve, which resulted in individuals in the Sunderland space being “after her”, Mrs Haque mentioned.
He continued to contact her over the following two weeks – and additionally approached her whereas she was in her automotive at her office.
When quizzed by police, Hasib, who has a earlier conviction for assaulting a former associate, admitted contact had been “extreme”.
She added: “He accepted that he would have left her feeling harassed.”
Ritchie Rogers, defending, mentioned Hasib and the complainant have been from the Muslin Bangladeshi neighborhood.
Mr Rogers mentioned: “She had a short affair with the defendant. It was surreptitious. He is divorced and there have been some points round that.
“She alleges he assaulted her. The extent was grabbing her wrists in a lodge room. He wasn’t charged.
“The messages aren’t significantly threatening, however there are a excessive variety of them. He’s gone too far.”
Hasib pleaded responsible to stalking with out worry, alarm or misery, between November 24 and January 1.
The neighborhood order comes with a requirement of 20 days of rehabilitation work with the Probation Service.
He was fined £120, with £95 courtroom prices and an £85 sufferer surcharge.