Shop thief gets prison sentence

A MAN has landed himself in prison after committing a series of shop thefts.

Carl Fisher, 22, admitted seven thefts from various shops and petrol stations in Worksop and Retford between 27th August and 5th September.

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The items he stole included household items such as fabric conditioner, tins of tuna, cider and jars of coffee.

Defence solicitor David Grant said Fisher didn’t have a drug problem but was struggling financially. He is left with just £40 a fortnight after paying his loans and bills, he added.

Magistrates in Worksop sent Fisher, of Whitaker Close, Retford, to prison for 120 days.