Warrant for 'no funds' Falkirk Sheriff Court no show

A bail breaching offender who sent social media messages to a woman he was to have no contact with had “no funds” to make it to his court appearance last Thursday.

Monday, 8th March 2021, 2:50 pm

Lee Burt (33) had admitted breaching his bail conditions in Bulloch Crescent, Denny between November 21 and November 25, 2019.

Simon Hutchison, defence solicitor, said Burt, 48 Sprotwell Terrace, Sauchie, had “no excuse” for not showing up court, other than having “no funds” to travel to Camelon.

Sheriff Derek Livingston issued a warrant for Burt’s arrest.

Burt claimed he had no funds to attend Falkirk Sheriff Court