Craig Fitzpatrick Wiki
Craig Fitzpatrick Biography
Craig Fitzpatrick, 34, star of the BBC drama, came to the property of his victims after a “family dispute”.
The Oldham actor smashed windows and threatened inmates with an 18-inch machete while they were drunk.
A neighbor saw him hit the front door with the giant blade before intervening “waving his machete,” Manchester Minshull Crown Court heard.
Fitzpatrick, played Lewis Seddon on Waterloo Road and also appeared in Shameless and Holby City. He admitted to having an object with a sword and a fight.
The court heard that he was “seriously intoxicated and under the influence of drugs” during the August 27 incident.
He told a woman in the house that if they saw his family eating, “they would be dead.”
Finally, she pushed him out of the house with a broom.
The judge, Registrar Mark Ford, said the people inside were “scared.”
He said: “So you broke the windows of the house with the machete. The prisoners were afraid. “”
The victim’s statement of effects was read in court and the family said they no longer felt safe at home.
Fitzpatrick later turned himself in to police after feeling “threatened.”
David James said in defense: “You can’t change the past, but you try to work for the future. He has the maturity to accept his faults. ”
The judge added: “I know you are an actor.
“Other factors, including his use of alcohol and other substances and his tendency to be aggressive, have been said to have prevented him from reaching his potential.”