A CROSLAND Moor man appeared in court after assaulting his ex girlfriend.
Marcus Folan, of William Street, was before District Judge David Scanlon sitting in Huddersfield yesterday.
He admitted assaulting Laura Simpson on April 22.
The judge was told that the 27-year-old’s relationship with Miss Simpson had been volatile.
He admitted that he caused bruising to her arms.
Folan said that he didn’t plan to have any further contact with his ex.
Judge Scanlon gave him a conditional discharge for 12 months.
He also ordered him to pay £85 towards court costs.