A LLANDYSUL man has been fined and ordered to pay compensation after pleading guilty to threatening behaviour.

Benjamin Mattocks, of Maes Y Crugiau, Llandysul, admitted using threatening, abusive or insulting words or behaviour with intent to cause a woman harassment, alarm or distress at Newcastle Emlyn on April 19 last year.

Magistrates at Aberystwyth Justice Centre fined the 26-year-old £305. Along with £100 compensation. Mattocks was also ordered to pay costs of £400 and a £32 victim surcharge.