Shoplifter jailed for 8 weeks after stealing £577 worth of Champagne

THIEF Lee Benneyworth has been jailed for eight weeks.

Monday, 9th March 2020, 3:07 pm
Updated Monday, 9th March 2020, 3:15 pm

The 37-year-old, of Tunstall Road, Wymering, admitted stealing £96 worth of goods from Co-op in Lyndhurst on December 12.

He admitted stealing 13 bottles of Champagne worth £577 from Tesco in Andover on November.

He admitted stealing £687.72 worth of candles from Fores Lodge garden centre in Farnham on November 27.

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And he admitted assaulting a man in Andover on November 1.

Benneyworth admitted breaching a community order for theft.

Portsmouth magistrates jailed him for eight weeks.