Pendle woman jailed for 14 weeks for 'persistent' shoplifting

A Pendle woman has been jailed for persistent shoplifting.

By Dominic Collis
Thursday, 12th May 2022, 2:31 pm

Amy Barnes was sentenced to 14 weeks in prison following an investigation led by PC Hill from the Nelson Neighbourhood Policing Team.

He said: “This result demonstrates the hard work and tenacity of officers involved and sends out a message that this behaviour will not be tolerated. Local businesses have suffered significant loss over the past months which is unacceptable.”

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Amy Barnes has been jailed for shoplifting

When Barnes is released, she will be subject to a criminal behaviour order banning her from local stores.