Thief poked pole through letterbox in bizarre bid to steal jewellery

A man who attempted to steal from a Kilwinning gift shop by putting a pole through the letter box has appeared in court.

Robert English was spotted by passers-by trying to insert a golf-club style pole into the letter box of Intrigue Gifts in Abbeygate, Kilwinning.

English, of Kilwinning’s Pollock Crescent, appeared before Kilmarnock Sheriff Court from custody this week where he pleaded guilty to breaking into the store and stealing a quantity of jewellery on August 27 this...
source: Daily Record

2019-10-09 18:44
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