Man assaulted woman
A man has been given a suspended prison sentence for assault.
Marc Brown, 25, of Shrubcote, Tenterden, was jailed for 50 days, suspended for 24 months.
He was charged with assaulting Katie GatesNoakes by beating her between October 28 and 29, in Tenterden.
Folkestone magistrates ordered him to pay £100 compensation, £80 victims surcharge and £635 costs. He must take part in a domestic abuse programme. He was also ordered to carry out 280 hours of unpaid work in the next year. A charge of criminal damage was dismissed at an earlier hearing.