Burnley man stole washing tablets and air fresheners on Christmas Eve

Burnley Magistrates' Court
Burnley Magistrates' Court

A 34-year-old Burnley man tried to steal washing tablets and air fresheners worth £8, from Poundland on Christmas Eve, a court heard.

Shaun Lally, of Gannow Lane, admitted attempted theft. He also pleaded guilty to theft of confectionery, to the value of £45, at the same store in Burnley, last December 19th.

He was given conditionally discharged for 12 months and was told to pay £45 compensation, by Burnley magistrates.