X

Cookies

Continue We want you to get the most out of using this website, which is why we and our partners use cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to receive these cookies. You can find out more about how we use cookies here.

Friday, 19 September 2014

Subscriptions  |  evouchers  |  Jobs  |  Property  |  Motors  |  Travel  |  Dating  |  Family Notices

Carlisle teenager fined £75 for stealing £2.81 of sweets

A TEENAGER has been fined £75 after stealing sweets from Wilkinson’s store.

Ashley Michael Symes, 18, of Blackwell Road, told district judge Gerald Chalk that he was living in a homeless hostel when he committed the offence on June 6 last year.

The court heard how he was seen taking some pinball sweets. a Lion bar, a chunky Kit Kat and Werther’s Originals, totalling £2.81. A security guard spotted Symes put the sweets in his pocket and walk out.

Symes said he had since found work and was back living with his mother.

He was fined £75, ordered to pay court costs of £85 and a £20 victim surcharge.

SHARE THIS ARTICLE

News & Star What's On search





Vote

Should the north of England have more devolution?

Yes

No

Show Result

Hot jobs
Scan for our iPhone and Android apps
Search for:
NEWS & STAR ON: