Cleveleys woman admits food theft

Blackpool Magistrates Court
Blackpool Magistrates Court

A woman followed a friend’s example when she saw her stealing goods from a shop.

Monique Capli put food and cleaning products into a bag and walked out of Blackpool’s B and M Bargains.

Capli, 20, of Alston Avenue, Cleveleys, pleaded guilty to theft.

She was fined £55 with £20 costs plus £20 victims’ surcharge by Blackpool magistrates.

Capli and another woman were detained outside B and M Bargains after walking out without paying for goods October 24 about 2pm.

Steven Townley, defending, said: “She had been struggling financially and she took food and cleaning items.”

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