Kieran Richard Thomas, of Eastgate, appeared at Lincoln Magistrates’ Court on July 13 where he admitted the offence which took place on June 22.
He also pleaded guilty to a separate charge of stealing a pressure washer, worth £69, from B&Q in Louth two days previously.
The magistrates handed down a community order, including requirement to carry out 100 unpaid hours of work within the next 12 months, supervised by the responsible officer.
He was also ordered to pay compensation of £180 to Boyes and £69 to B&Q. He must also pay £85 in court costs.