Woman in court after stealing cat food

A woman who stole cleaning products and cat food from B and M in Colne, had mental health issues, a court heard.

Tuesday, 3rd January 2017, 4:21 pm
Updated Monday, 9th January 2017, 12:40 pm
Burnley Magistrates Court.

Burnley magistrates were told how Kerry Martin (45) stole the goods, worth £18.98, on November 29th.

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Martin, of Roundell Road, Barnoldswick, admitted theft. She was given a 12-month conditional discharge and must pay £85 costs and a £20 victim surcharge.

Mr Nick Dearing (defending) told the hearing Martin was receiving assistance from the community mental health team.