Teenager in dock after women injured by car
A teenager has appeared in court after three women were injured when hit by a car in Blackpool on Saturday night.
Jake Hartley, 19, stood in the dock at Blackpool Magistrates’ Court for a brief two-minute appearance, charged with nine offences in all.
Hartley, whose address in court was given as the Waggon and Horses, on Rochdale Road, Todmorden, Lancashire, is accused of attempted grievous bodily harm with intent, three counts of assault relating to the three injured women, dangerous driving, driving without a licence, driving without insurance and possession of a weapon capable of incapacitation, a stun gun.
He is also accused of drink-driving.
No pleas were entered and Hartley was remanded into custody to appear at Preston Crown Court on May 16.