Shoplifter caught after returning to store
A shoplifter who was seen on CCTV stealing face cream was caught two days later when he went back into the store and was recognised.
Burnley magistrates heard how Mohammed Raza owned up when he was arrested and questioned and told police his benefits had been stopped and he had been stealing the items to sell.
Raza had been crime -free for six years, but had been in court last year as well as for his latest appearance.
The 40-year-old defendant, of Westmorland Street, Nelson, admitted theft of three Olay Total Effects Day creams, worth £45, from Wilko in the town, last December 2. He was... read more
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