Wigan shoplifter sent back to jail

A Wigan crook is back behind bars after being caught shoplifting just days after his prison release.

Monday, 18th January 2021, 10:11 am
Updated Monday, 18th January 2021, 10:13 am

Christopher Whittle, 35, of Housley Close, Worsley Mesnes, is now embarking on another 12-week spell in prison after admitting he stole three cordless multi-tools worth £210 from B&Q and attempting to snatch items from Boots at nearby Robin Park on January 7.

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The hearing was told that he was barred from Robin Park and all three offences put him in breach of a criminal behaviour order. Whittle must also pay £128 to victim services.

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