Nine month suspended sentence for Camborne shoplifter

Nine month suspended sentence for Camborne shoplifter

Nine month suspended sentence for Camborne shoplifter

First published in News

Circulated by the police as wanted for stealing drink from shops in Truro and Falmouth, a female shoplifter was eventually located in Camborne in a heavily intoxicated state.

She was Katie Marie Mesley, aged 27, of no fixed address in Camborne.

At Truro Magistrates’ Court she pleaded guilty to stealing seven bottles of wine worth £48.93 and four cans of lager worth £14.24.

Interviewed by the police she said she had no recollection of either incident.

Mesley, whose previous convictions resulted in a prison sentence for shoplifting, had now stopped using heroin and was cutting down on her drinking, her solicitor Mark Charnley told the magistrates.

Mesley was given a prison sentence of four weeks suspended for nine months.

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