Man ripped CCTV camera from wall in Carlisle pub toilets
A football fan who had swallowed 10 pints of lager was so offended by seeing a security camera in a Carlisle pub toilet that he ripped it out.
Shane Lee Hope, 25, was later identified as the guilty person because the £2,000 CCTV camera that was wrecked recorded the entire incident.
At Carlisle Magistrates' court, Hope, of Riverside, Dalston, admitted causing criminal damage.
The court heard he had been out drinking with pals since 2pm and stayed in the pub to watch a football match on its TV.
At around 7pm he was in the Bronx Bar in Botchergate when he decided to go to the toilet.
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