Eden man to be sentenced for taking knife into court

AN Eden man, who pleaded guilty to taking a knife into the Nowra Court House, will be sentenced in Eden on March 9.

Aaron John Hinchcliffe, 37, of Cook Drive, appeared before Magistrate Dr Gabriel Fleming in Nowra Local Court on Monday charged with possessing a knife in a court precinct.

Hinchcliffe pleaded guilty to taking the 23-centimetre bowie knife into the court on November 6.

He will be sentenced in Eden Local Court on March 9.