Jail for man who stole nearly £2,000 of cigarettes
PUBLISHED: 05:45 15 October 2012
A 25-YEAR-OLD who broke into a WGC newsagents and stole nearly £2,000 worth of cigarettes has been jailed.
Michael Forbes, of Peartree Court in WGC, was given an 18 week sentence.
He entered Martins Newsagent in Moors Walk as a trespasser on September 28, and helped himself to cigarettes valued at £1,965.
Magistrates at West and Central Herts Magistrates Court, sitting in Hatfield, ruled the offence was serious enough to deserve a jail sentence.