Burglar held duvet over OAP’s face

Christopher Kirby of Balmoral Terrace, Fleetwood, who was sentenced to 11 years six months in jail

Christopher Kirby of Balmoral Terrace, Fleetwood, who was sentenced to 11 years six months in jail

A serial Fleetwood criminal is today waking up behind bars after robbing a vulnerable pensioner while smothering him in his own bed.

Christopher Kirby, 36, was sentenced at Preston Crown Court to 11 years, six months in jail after pleading guilty to eight offences including robbery, burglary and theft.

In one terrifying burglary, an elderly man was woken to find Kirby holding a duvet over his face and demanding his wallet.

 

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