A 32-YEAR-old woman has been found guilty of assaulting a man by beating and threatening behaviour.

Appearing before Tameside Magistrates' Court on January 10, Claire Tasker, of Littlemoor Lane, Oldham, also paid the penalty for failing to surrender to custody on November 18, 2019.

She was given a 12-week jail sentence, suspended for 12 months and ordered to carry out 80 hours of unpaid work. Tasker was also ordered to take part in a thinking skills programme for 19 days and pay £100 compensation.