Man fined for headbutting caravan

A 20-year-old Lowestoft man who headbutted a caravan window after an argument with his girlfriend while on holiday in Caister has been ordered to pay �225 compensation.

A 20-year-old Lowestoft man who headbutted a caravan window after an argument with his girlfriend while on holiday in Caister has been ordered to pay �225 compensation.

Gavin Hassam smashed the window at the Haven Holiday Park and damaged the caravan's wall and heater grid after a night with out Vicki Gregory on May 31.

Hassam, of Raglan Street, was ordered to pay the park �225 by Yarmouth magistrates on Friday after he admitted causing criminal damage.

He had also pleaded guilty to breaking his girlfriend's mobile phone.

Hassam's solicitor Annette Hall said her client was exceptionally sorry by what had happened and had taken steps to make sure it never happens again.

Magistrates fined Hassam �75 for breaking the mobile phone and ordered him to pay �65 costs.