A Tenby man has been handed a suspended prison sentence after shouting abuse at motorists in the seaside town.

Forty-four-year-old Jesse Nicholson of Marsh Road, who was in breach of a restraining order issued by the courts last year, appeared at Haverfordwest Magistrates on Monday (February 5) to face two charges relating to incidents that occurred on Saturday (February 3).

The first charge was that the defendant ‘screamed and shouted’ in public in a manner that caused alarm and distress to the general public, and ran out, stopped a moving car and shouted abuse at moving cars which he was were prohibited from doing by a restraining order imposed by Haverfordwest Magistrates Court on March 27, 2023.

The second charge was that Mr Nicholson used threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour towards a female.

Pleading guilty to the offences, the defendant was handed a 14-week sentence, suspended for 12 months, and ordered to pay £85 in costs.

He must also complete 15 rehabilitation activity requirement days.